(Photos via Newton Fire Twitter feed)
UPDATE: Two residents went to hospital after the fire on Crafts Street and one Newton Firefighter went to Newton-Wellesley Hospital with a shoulder injury.
Two families – a family of four and a family of two – were burned out of their homes and were assisted by the American Red Cross.
Firefighters from Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley, Needham, Weston and Boston helped out on Crafts while the Newton Fire Department battled a three-alarm fire on Nahanton Street.
Check out Newton’s twitter feed above for more photos of the story.