Abandoned building goes up in flames in Brockton

BROCKTON, MASS. (WHDH) - Fire crews were on the scene of a massive fire at an abandoned building in Brockton.

The fire started at the building on Montello Street. Officials said the building used to be a furniture factory that also sold antique furniture.

A Whitman firefighter went to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Firefighters said two men were inside at the time working on a car, and the car back-fired.

The fire was ruled accidental.

The building is a complete loss and must come down immediately.