Second fire in five weeks on Hazleton Street in Mattapan injures firefighter

Hazleton Street fire

Smoke pouring from second floor of 30 Hazleton St. Photo by Boston Fire Department.

Boston firefighters responded to 40 Hazleton St. in Mattapan around 9 a.m. on Sunday for a fire that the Boston Fire Department reports displaced six adults and four children and sent one firefighter to the hospital with a hand injury.

The department estimates damage at $225,000 and says no residents were injured.

On May 15, a two-alarm fire injured a resident and a firefighter down the street at 120 Hazleton St.



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