Firefighters douse late-night fire in Pawtucket

Blackstone Valley

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Investigators are looking for the cause of a late-night fire on Merrick Street in Pawtucket.

According to the fire department, flames broke out on the roof of the home around 11 p.m. Wednesday. The street was temporarily blocked off while crews fought the fire.

A spokesperson for the American Red Cross said the organization is helping three families. There’s still no word on the extent of the damage or what caused the fire.Stay with Eyewitness News as we continue tracking this story.

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