BOSTON (WHDH) - One person was taken to the hospital and two residents were displaced after a fire broke out at a home in Boston late Wednesday night, officials said.

Firefighters responding to the area of 87-89 Codman Hill Avenue in the city’s Dorchester section just before midnight found flames showing in the rear of the home, according to the Boston Fire Department.

There was no immediate word on the condition of the person who was transported from the scene.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

No additional details were available.

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