The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded to 4 Sargent St. in Dorchester for what they declared a two-alarm fire as soon as they got there, around 3:45 p.m.
Firefighters attack fire. Photo by BFD:
The department reports two residents had to be taken to the hospital with injuries. One cat in the house was rescued and was revived after being administered oxygen. A total of nine people were displaced, the department says.
The cause is under investigation.