16 people homeless after Boston Apt. fire
BOSTON, Mass. - April 1, 2012 (WPVI) -- Firefighters in Boston battled a 7 alarm blaze Sunday afternoon.
The fire broke out at an apartment building on the city's east-side around 2:00pm.
Intense heat and flames caused the roof to collapse.
All residents escaped safely, but 16 people, including three children, are homeless.
Damage to the building is estimated at $2.5 million dollars.
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