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Two Boston firefighters are dead, killed in a fast moving fire in a Back Bay apartment building that paralyzed parts of the neighborhood and sent smoke billowing through city streets Wednesday.

Eighteen first responders were injured in the nine-alarm fire, which destroyed a four-story brownstone on Beacon Street.

Listen above to a report from WBUR's Bruce Gellerman.

This segment aired on March 27, 2014.

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