Two Boston Firefighters Shocked at Two-Alarmer

Three Boston firefighters were hospitalized Saturday night after two suffered electrical shock and another experienced chest pains at the scene of a two-alarm blaze.


Three Boston firefighters were hospitalized Saturday night after two suffered electrical shock and another experienced chest pains at the scene of a two-alarm blaze.

Three Boston firefighters were hospitalized Saturday night after two suffered electrical shock and another experienced chest pains at the scene of a two-alarm blaze, according to WFXT-TV.

Crews responded to the fire at 25 Peterborough Street shortly after 8 p.m. on the first floor of the five-story apartment building in the Fenway neighborhood.

It took firefighters about an hour to put out the flames.

Damage to the building is estimated at $200,000 and the cause is currently under investigation.