CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – Crews in Cambridge began demolishing a building destroyed in a massive fire earlier this week.
The home on the corner of Cambridge and Hunting Streets went up in flames Monday, displacing 22 people.READ MORE: Reopening Of Wedding Industry Welcome News For Business, Brides And Grooms
Originally there were three buildings, but it was turned into one. One area was the Sunset Cafe, the other had eight apartments. There were two apartments in the other portion, one unit was vacant during renovations.READ MORE: Arrest Made After 80-Year-Old Shrewsbury Woman Injured In Hit & Run
Investigators believe the fire was electrical, beginning in a space between the first and second floors. The fire likely burned for an extended period of time undetected.
The fire marshal’s office does not believe the fire was intentionally set.MORE NEWS: Lowell Mayor Calls For School Committee Member To Resign Over Anti-Semitic Slur
A disaster relief fund has been set up for the victims.