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Fire sweeps through 14 buildings in Massachusetts

Jan. 21, 2008, Lawrence, Mass. - A seven-alarm fire in a town north of Boston has engulfed 14 buildings, including some apartments.

January 21, 2008 
By The Canadian Press

Fire officials in Lawrence, Mass., say one person has been injured.
The fire started in an empty nightclub that was being renovated and spread quickly through a hair salon and other buildings, including a home for the mentally disabled.
Officials say they rescued several people from the buildings, many of them three-storey, wood-framed structures.

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