Firefighters from all over the city responded to a 7-alarm fire at 1428 Columbia Road. Seven buildings (on Columbia Road and Douglas Street) were damaged. 38 residents and one dog have been displaced. It is estimated that there is over $10 million in damages. The fire began at approximately 3:40am. BFD is currently managing hot spots and overhauling the scene.
Six firefighters suffered minor injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Image via BFD on twitter
AGo Fund Me pages have been started to help those displaced.
The Robinson Family here
For Megan and Alissa here
For Al – 94-year-old WW II Veteran
For Greg and Caiti