A two-alarm fire early this morning caused an estimated $100,000 damage at a vacant South Boston building that once housed the Gate of Heaven convent, Boston fire officials said.
The fire was reported at 2:44 a.m. at the three-story brick structure at 127 I St.
Two firefighters were treated at the scene for a cut and a burn. Another firefighter was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital with back and elbow injuries.
Investigators are probing the cause of the fire, which was in a building directly behind the Gate of Heaven Church, officials said. The church was not damaged.
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