By adamg on Thu, 05/11/2017 - 7:54am
UPDATE: BFD says cause was short circuit; fire not related to other recent fires in the neighborhood.
The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded at 12:14 p.m. on Wednesday to 66 Neponset Ave. for what turned into a two-alarm fire.
One resident was evaluated by EMTs for a possible injury; seven residents were displaced.
The department estimates damage to the two-family house at $300,000. The cause is under investigation.
Since February, there have been six fires in Hyde Park, including Lexington Avenue, Lincoln Street, Davison Street, Summer Street and Walter Street.