Apartment fire on Beacon Street Next to State House

On Saturday September 14, 2019, at approximately 06:00 hours the Boston Fire Department responded to an apartment fire at 22 Beacon Street, across from the State House.

Smoke was visible from the store front on the first floor and the apartments above. Multiple rescues were made including a woman and a child. One firefighter was injured and was provided medical care on scene by Boston EMS. He was later taken to a local hospital.

The department estimates the fire caused $100,000 in damages and the cause of the fire is under investigation.