Crews respond to Barrington house fire, 1 Seekonk firefighter injured

  • Source: WPRI-TV Providence 12
  • Published: 12/06/2017 09:09 PM

Crews responded to a big house fire on Bowden Avenue on Wednesday night. Firefighters were called to the scene around 10:15 p.m. Chief Gerald Bessette of the Barrington Fire Department said it is believed the fire started in the basement of the house. It is unclear how the fire started, officials say the couple who lives in the house was able to evacuate. Bessette said the Fire Marshal is on his way to the scene. While responding to the scene, one firefighter from Seekonk was transported to the hospital with burns to the face.


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