BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A stubborn three-alarm fire destroyed homes and businesses is Baltimore overnight.
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Hanover Street and others nearby were closed down just after midnight Monday. One fire crew after another was called out as the blaze spread from building to building.
The flames ripped through the old wood buildings, growing to three alarms and 100 firefighters.
The whole row of five rowhomes and former businesses were on fire. The roofs are gone on all of them and nothing but the front wall is left on the two to the south.READ MORE: Businesses Owners On The Block Protest Proposal To Close Establishments On The Street By 10 P.M.
The fire department says all of the buildings were vacant but there were two squatters living inside. They got out without injury.
No firefighters were injured.
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