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Two-Alarm Fire Destroys Sanderson Avenue Home Overnight

Roof collapsed under heavy fire, no reports of injuries.

Flames tear through a Dedham home overnight. Photo Credit: WHDH, 7-News
Flames tear through a Dedham home overnight. Photo Credit: WHDH, 7-News
A two-alarm fire overnight has destroyed a Dedham home.

Firefighters received the call just after midnight Tuesday morning for a fire on Sanderson Avenue. Crews from four towns worked to battle the blaze. 

There was heavy fire in the attic which lead to the roof of the structure collapsing.

Fox 25 is reporting neighbors rushed to the house to help the family. The station says the owners of the home have small children.

A cause of the fire has yet to be determined. 

Dedham Patch will bring you more information as it becomes available. 


Dan O'Neil June 10, 2014 at 08:59 AM
Hi Matt do you or Liz know how anyone can reach out to the family to offer help? Please let me know. As a community we should help our fellow citizens. I'd like to do something. Thanks.
Matt Perkins June 10, 2014 at 12:17 PM
Hi Dan -- still looking for information on this; I haven't seen a fund or something similar established as of yet, and DFD also did not have any info on this as of noontime today, but will provide any updates on it as it becomes available!
Stephen Jones June 10, 2014 at 07:54 PM
A fund has been set up for the Jones family. @gofundme.com/a6ak7k
Dan O'Neil June 10, 2014 at 09:19 PM
Thanks Stephen I actually picked up a few things for the kids and dropped them to friends who know the family. Thanks for sharing. I hope everything works out. I'm glad they all got out safe.

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