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13 people are homeless after a fire in Dorchester. (Boston Fire)

Cigarette Caused Dorchester Fire That Left 13 Homeless

Thirteen people are homeless after a fire tore through their triple decker on Colonial Avenue Saturday night.

11/03/2013

Fire on Fox Street in Dorchester

Cigarette Blamed For Dorchester Fire That Caused $1.2 Million In Damages

Boston fire investigators say the careless disposal of a cigarette is to blame for a fire that tore through three triple deckers in Dorchester on Wednesday.

03/29/2013

Crews were battling a fire in a triple-decker on Thursday. (Photo Credit: Boston Fire/Twitter)

Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Blaze At Dorchester Triple-Decker

Firefighters were battling a large blaze at a triple-decker in Dorchester on Thursday.

08/16/2012

Flames started shooting out of the home just before 6 a.m. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)

Teen, 5 Firefighters Hurt In Dorchester House Fire

A 13-year-old boy and five firefighters were hurt in a fire at a multi-family home in Dorchester early Monday morning.

02/20/2012

A fire on Maxwell Street in Dorchester caused about $200,000 worth of damage.  (Photo Credit: Boston Fire/Twitter)

Fire In Dorchester Triple Decker Leaves Firefighter Injured

An electrical short circuit is being blamed for a fire in a Dorchester triple decker that injured one firefighter on Saturday.

02/04/2012

(Photo Credit: Boston Fire/Twitter)

Boston Firefighters Battle Snow, Flames In Dorchester

Boston firefighters had to battle snowy conditions at a fire in Dorchester on Saturday.

01/21/2012