Read as much as you want on BostonGlobe.com, anywhere and anytime, for just 99¢.

Blaze damages 2 buildings in Lynn

Lynn firefighters are responding to a fire on Bennett Circle, officials said.

Lynn police received a report of the fire at about 4:10 p.m., Lynn Police Lieutenant James Shorten said.

Continue reading below

The building at 8 Bennett Circle is a residential apartment building, Shorten said.

“They’re [the fire department] probably going to be there for a little bit,” Shorten said.

TV news helicopter footage showed two buildings side by side, one of them more heavily damaged than the other. Firefighters were working on the roofs of both buildings.

No further information was immediately available.

Below are social media posts from the scene.

Trisha Thadani can be reached at trisha.thadani@globe.com.Follow her on Twitter @TrishaThadani.
Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in 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 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com