Firefighters battle 4-alarm fire on Hill Avenue in Wakefield; 13 injured
A massive four-alarm fire left five families without their homes in Wakefield Wednesday afternoon.
It started at around 2 p.m. in a two-story residential building at 4523 Hill Ave., near East 241st Street. It ripped through a second home, leaving a total of 21 people displaced.
Officials say the fire started in the back of the house, though it is unclear at this time what caused it.