Auburn Fire Rescue responded to 180 Boyce St. for a reported house fire at around 3am Tuesday. The fire started in an attached garage in a large 2 story home. The fire was quickly extinguished and overhauled. The home had to be ventilated with fans from a minor smoke condition.
Fire officials emphasized that working smoke detectors alerted residents, and minimized damage and the risk of injury to occupants and responders.
There were no injuries to either firefighters or civilians. The cause of the fire is under investigation by members of the MA Fire District 7 Fire Investigation Unit.