September 26, 2013

Portland firefighters douse blaze on Whitney Ave.

By David Hench
Staff Writer

PORTLAND — Firefighters on Thursday doused an all-hands fire at 48 Whitney Ave. between Congress Street and Brighton Avenue.

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Portland firefighters quickly extinguished a fire in a three-story apartment building on Whitney Avenue in Portland on Thursday.

John Ewing / Staff Photographer

The fire was reported shortly before 11 a.m. in the third floor of a residential building. Firefighters were able to bring it quickly under control.

There were no injuries and the cause is under investigation.

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