BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston firefighters extinguished a fire that broke out in a home in Mattapan on Saturday.

A second alarm was struck by crews responding to a reported structure fire at 41 Clarkwood St. around 8 a.m., officials said.

Heavy fire was found in the rear on the first floor and it extended all the way to the roof of the two-and-a-half story house, according to the Boston Fire Department.

The heavy fire was knocked down around 9 a.m.

No additional information was immediately released.

This is a developing news story; stay with 7NEWS on-air and online for the latest details.

(Copyright (c) 2021 Sunbeam Television. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

Join our Newsletter for the latest news right to your inbox