2 women, 1 firefighter injured in Lawrence house fire

LAWRENCE, Mass. — Two people were taken to a hospital and a firefighter was hurt after a fire at a duplex in Lawrence.

Heavy smoke and flames were seen coming from the home in video provided by a witness to Boston 25 News.

The fire was reported on Park Street just before 11 p.m.

Fire officials said two women inside the home were taken to a hospital to be treated for burns.

The unidentified firefighter was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

Boston 25 News was told the right half of the home is now a total loss.

The Red Cross is assisting nine people.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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