Four injured in Deering Road fire

Deering Road fire

House fire on Deering Road in Mattapan. Photo by Boston Fire Department.

The Boston Fire Department reports two adults and two children had to be taken to a local hospital from a fire at 115 Deering Rd. in Mattapan Sunday morning.

The department reports firefighters responded shortly after 10 p.m. to a fire that consumed the house's rear porches and attic.

A total of 17 people were made homeless by the fire, the department says, adding the cause is under investigation.



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