PORTLAND, Maine — Firefighters contained a fire in a single-family home in Portland’s Rosemont neighborhood Friday morning.
Dispatchers said they responded to a report of an “explosion” at 10:17 a.m. at the 1.5-story building at 152 Massachusetts Ave., in a residential neighborhood. The department has not yet determined the cause of the blast.
The fire was contained before noon on Friday.
Crews found no one inside the house, but a firefighter was taken to Maine Medical Center for possible injuries incurred while extinguishing the fire. The firefighter was treated and released Friday afternoon, according to Assistant Chief Christopher Goodall.