• Brockton car crash sparks building fire

    By: Julie Leonardi


    BROCKTON, Mass. - Brockton firefighters responded to a building on Fredrick Douglass Avenue Thursday evening after a car crashed into it, sparking a fire.

    Brockton Police tell Boston 25 News the crash happened around 8:30 p.m. Thursday at 32 Frederick Douglass Avenue.

    Police say the car hit the side of the building, smashing through the side of it and catching fire. The building caught fire as a result of the crash. The fire was knocked down soon after. 

    Two occupants of the car were taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

    Police and Fire are investigating. 

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