Ridgewood Street fire sends resident to the hospital in critical condition

Ridgewood Street fire aftermath

25 Ridgewood St. Photo by BFD.

The Boston Fire Department reports a fire in a three decker at 25 Ridgewood St,. sent a man to Mass. General in critical condition early this morning.

The fire, reported at 3:50 a.m., went to two alarms.

The department says 15 residents were displaced and that one firefighter suffered a back injury.

Fire officials estimate damage at $200,000; say the cause is under investigation.



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