Residential fire displaces Southborough family

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Residential fire displaces Southborough family
Firefighters responded to a fire on East Main Street. (Photo/Southborough Fire Department)

SOUTHBOROUGH – A family of four was displaced following a fire at a Southborough home.

The Southborough Fire Department received a report of a fire on East Main Street at about 8:15 a.m. Dec. 26. 

According to the department, an engine and ambulance were the first to respond, and crews reported that there was heavy smoke and fire coming from the home. 

Firefighters transmitted the first alarm, calling aid from the surrounding departments. 

According to the department, the fire was “quickly” brought under control and later fully extinguished. 

Firefighters said all of the occupants of the home were able to evacuate without sustaining injuries. The Red Cross responded to help the residents.

In addition to Southborough, Westborough, Hopkinton and Ashland responded while Marlborough provided station coverage.  

The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

Residential fire displaces Southborough family
Firefighters responded to a fire on East Main Street. (Photo/Southborough Fire Department)