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Chelsea Building Evacuated Due to ‘Possible Underground Fire’: Police Chief

Police are responding to what they call a “possible underground fire” Thursday morning in Chelsea, Massachusetts. 

Chelsea Police Department Chief Brian Kyes said the Spencer Lofts Complex near Dudley Street was being evacuated as a precaution. Residents are being sheltered in MBTA buses while crews respond to the scene.

Kyes said gas lines at the scene may be in danger and power is out in the area.

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