Boston fire responded to a fire at 380 East 8th Street at approximately 5am on Saturday morning for report of a building fire. Fire was contained to the first floor of a two-family home. One adult female resident was transported to an area hospital by Boston EMS but ultimately succumbed to her injuries. Cause of death to be determined by Chief Medical Examiner.
No other injuries reported. Damages are estimated to be $200,000. A joint investigation will take place with Boston Fire investigators, Boston Police and the Suffolk County DA’s office.
More to follow.