5 displaced after fire rips through multi-family home in Providence

  • Source: WJAR-TV NBC 10 Providence
  • Published: 05/03/2021 12:00 AM

Five people were displaced after a fire ripped through a three-story multi-family home in Providence Saturday morning. Firefighters responded to Reservoir Avenue at about 4:45 a.m. for a report of a fire on the top floor of the house. Crews said they were able to contain the fire to the top floor, but had to break down a wall. Providence Fire Deputy Assistant Chief Kevin Jutras said the other two homes within the multi-family complex were fine. Jutras said no injuries were reported. Red Cross is assisting and the fire is under investigation.


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