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Boston Fire Lieutenant Glenn McGillivray gives Xavier a kiss after catching him.

Firefighter Saves Boy In 3-Story Drop From Burning Roxbury Home

A Boston firefighter insists he’s not a hero, even though he made a life-saving catch during a 6-alarm fire in Roxbury.

10/17/2011

Boston firefighters took this photo of the fire, 4 hours after it started. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)

Police: Failed Suicide Attempt Caused Roxbury Explosion, Fire

Police say a failed suicide attempt caused an explosion and 6-alarm fire early Monday that left more than a dozen people hurt and led to several dramatic rescues.

10/17/2011

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