Photos: 8-Alarm Fire In South Boston’s Seaport District

Fire broke out in a commercial building on Summer Street in South Boston on Tuesday. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire Fire broke out in a commercial building on Summer Street in South Boston on Tuesday. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
The building was under renovation, and was not occupied at the time of the fire.
(Photo from David Robichaud)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire The building was under renovation, and was not occupied at the time of the fire. (Photo from David Robichaud)
(Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
(Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
(Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
(Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
It took less than an hour for firefighters to get the eight-alarm fire under control. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire It took less than an hour for firefighters to get the eight-alarm fire under control. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
(Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
(Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
(Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston firefighters took this photo moments after arriving at the Summer Street fire. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)
Boston 8-Alarm Fire Boston firefighters took this photo moments after arriving at the Summer Street fire. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)

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