BOSTON (CBS) – Firefighters knocked down an early morning fire at a vacant Brighton building on Tuesday.
The building, which has been vacant for about 15 years, is located at the corner of Western Ave. and Soldiers Field Road.READ MORE: Elijah Lewis Search: Large Police Presence In Abington Related To Missing 5-Year-Old Boy
According to the Boston Fire Department, the 2.5-story wood frame building is a Department of Conservation and Recreation property.READ MORE: Vaccine Booster Sites Open In Brockton And Danvers Next Week
The flames were knocked down within two hours.
An estimated $250,000 worth of damage was done by the fire.MORE NEWS: Police Arrest Woman After Service Dog Stolen From New Hampshire Walmart
It is unclear what sparked the blaze, though it appears the flames started outside the vacant building.