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Three-alarm Dorchester fire sends two to hospital, displaces 14 more

Two Dorchester residents were taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation after a three-alarm fire trapped them inside a six-family apartment building on Everett Avenue Sunday evening.

The blaze started in the basement of 5 Everett Ave. at about 4:15 p.m., and raced through the walls to engulf the building in minutes, according to Boston Fire Department Deputy Chief Jay Fleming.

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