Multiple firefighters and law enforcement agencies are on the scene of a construction fire at the new State Street building in Boston today June 24th, 2022. According to the fire department in Boston, the fire is at a building under construction located at 1 Congress Street. According to the North East fire alert Twitter page, the 4th alarm fire is on the 20th floor of the 43-story building. According to the Mass Transportation Twitter page, the fire has prompted an immediate closure of the I-93 NB and SB Ramps. According to a video shared on the Raw Alerts Twitter page, smoke can be seen oozing out of the glass window of the 43-story building
The I-93 NB and SB ramps to Government Center in #Boston are temporarily CLOSED due to fire department activity at 1 Congress Street. Avoid the area and seek an lt. route.
— Mass. Transportation (@MassDOT) June 24, 2022
2022-06-24 10:40 EDT | MA | BOSTON |**4TH ALARM**| 1 CONGRESS ST | U/D CMD REQ 4TH AL FOR FIRE ON FLR 20 OF 43 STY BLDG UNDER CONSTR. FIRE IN STAIRWELL AND HVY SMOKE ON FLR 20 | NEFA43 |
Map (https://t.co/tUIaC8313n )
— NorthEast FirAlerts’s (@N_EastFireAlert) June 24, 2022
| MA | BOSTON | 3RD ALARM | 1 CONGRESS ST | COMPANIES ON SCENE WITH A FIRE IN A HIGH RISE DWELLING FIRE IS ON THE 20TH FLOOR EXTENDING UP TO THE 21 FLOOR | MFB-C1/GREATER BOSTON RADIO, Mass Fire Department, Facebook page.
The I-93 north and southbound ramps to Government Center in Boston are being closed temporarily because of the @BostonFire response to 1 Congress St. for a fire at a high-rise building under construction. #MAtraffic
— Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) June 24, 2022
🚨#BREAKING: A construction fire has broken oyou at the new State Street building in Boston
Multiple firefighters are responding to a construction firm on the 20th floor new State Street building near Government Center in Boston as Smoke can be seen coming out pic.twitter.com/uONsokzGxO
— R A W S A L E R T S (@rawsalerts) June 24, 2022
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