Fire Breaks Out At Canton Church

The Canton Fire Department extinguished a fire at St. Patrick's Church Thursday afternoon, officials said.

The 150-year-old church rectory, located at 7 Burlington Avenue in Canton, caught fire around 4:15 p.m. Thursday. A deacon inside smelled something burning and called the fire marshall.

The fire department arrived to find a minor fire between the second floor and the rectory attic.

Two people were inside the rectory when the fire broke out. No injuries have been reported.

The fire department is investigating to determine what caused the flames.

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