1 dead in Waltham house fire


WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) -- Authorities say one person has died in an early morning two-alarm fire at a Waltham home.

The fire in the multi-family house on Crescent Street was reported at about 3 a.m. Friday.

A spokeswoman for the state Fire Marshal’s office confirms the death of what appears to be an adult male. No name was immediately released.

The Red Cross, which responded to the scene, says eight people were displaced.

The Fire Marshal is assisting the investigation into a cause, which remains undetermined.


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