Train fire spreads to roof of MBTA Commuter Rail Maintenance Facility in Somerville

SOMERVILLE, MASS. (WHDH) - A train fire spread to the roof of a Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority maintenance facility in Somerville Tuesday morning, according to Cambridge fire officials.

Crews responding to the Commuter Rail Maintenance Facility, just north of North Station, around 6 a.m. began battling the flames as plumes of white smoke billowed into the air.

No injuries were reported and the fire did not impact service, a Keolis spokesperson said.

The cause remains under investigation.

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