Boston Fire Department
An 8-inch water main burst under Warrenton Street on Sunday morning, sending thousands of gallons of water onto the roadway and closing the Charles Playhouse for the day, the Boston Fire Department reported.
At least 25 residents were driven from their homes and a firefighter was injured after an electrical short circuit sparked a fire Saturday afternoon at an apartment on Seaver Street in Roxbury, Boston Fire Department officials said.
For many years, the crew at the Boston Fire Department’s North End fire house has put a firefighter boot out on the sidewalk, raising thousands of dollars to fight muscular dystrophy.
A fire that damaged a home in the Dorchester neighborhood of the city early Saturday morning was arson and a suspect has been arrested, according to the Boston Fire Department.
Boston Fire Department officials say about 200 firefighters from the department are currently in Prescott, Ariz., helping plan Tuesday’s memorial service and multiple funerals for the firefighters killed in the line of duty while battling a major wildfire on June 30.
Firefighters battled a blaze Sunday afternoon at a vacant home in the Dorchester neighborhood of the city.
The commissioner of the Boston Fire Department is defending his chief after 13 deputies wrote a letter to the mayor highly critical of the chief’s response to the Boston Marathon bombings.
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Two Boston firefighters were injured battling a fire on Evelyn Street in Mattapan early Saturday morning.
Two Boston Fire Department employees were taken to the hospital Friday after one of them accidentally whacked a 25,000 volt cable with a cable he was holding.