You can now read 10 articles each month for free on BostonGlobe.com.

The Boston Globe

Metro

Officials call Allston fire arson

Two cars destroyed in garage; similar blazes hit in ’11

Two cars were destroyed when a fire tore through the garage of a home in Allston Sunday morning. Officials have declared the blaze arson, similar to the string of car fires last fall, according to a Fire Department spokesman.

“This one follows the pattern of previous Allston fires in that the cars were parked off the street and unattended,” said Steve MacDonald, a spokesman for the Boston Fire Department. “The other fires we’ve had, the cars were in driveways and in backyards.”

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than $1 a week