Authorities Say 2 People Killed In Waltham House Fire
Authorities in Waltham say two people have died and a firefighter has been injured in a house fire.
The Fire Department says the fire broke out at about 3 a.m. Monday.
Officials say one adult died at the scene and another died at a hospital. They will not be identified until family members are notified.
Firefighters said the bitterly cold weather and waist-high snow made fighting the fire more difficult. Authorities said a nearby fire hydrant had been cleared of snow.
A heated MTBA bus was brought in for firefighters to use to warm up.
Officials say a firefighter suffered burns.
No other details were immediately available.