Firefighter taken to hospital following fire at East Providence auto body shop

  • Source: WJAR-TV NBC 10 Providence
  • Published: 04/05/2021 12:00 AM

A firefighter is in the hospital after battling a fire to an auto body shop in East Providence Saturday afternoon. Police responded to Pawtucket Avenue around 2:30 p.m. for a report of a fire. Crews said a firefighter was taken to an area hospital for injuries unknown at this time. Battalion Chief Frederick MacDonald said the building is not a total loss. It is unclear if anyone was in the building at the time of the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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