One man was killed in an early morning fire in Waltham on Friday. Credit: Metro file photo
One man is dead after an early morning house fire in Waltham.
The Waltham Fire Department battled a 2-Alarm fire at 240 Crescent Street around 3:15AM on Friday morning, they said in a statement. The deceased victim was identified as an adult male. Authorities have not yet released his name or age.
WCVB is reporting that the one other person was rescued from the fire, which took place in a multi-family house.
According to the Red Cross, 8 people were displaced by the fire. Volunteers were called in to assist with food, clothing, and shelter for the victims.
The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.