Police officer injured as crews battle Winthrop blaze

WINTHROP, MASS. (WHDH) - A police officer was injured Wednesday night as crews battled a two-alarm fire in Winthrop, officials say.

Crews responding to the area of 155 Pauline St. were met with heavy smoke.

Flames could be seen coming from the roof as firefighters battled the blaze, which was under control about 11 p.m.

Everyone who lives in the house made it out safely.

The police officer was treated on the scene for non-life-threatening injuries.

Crews could be seen administering oxygen to a cat that was rescued from the house.

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