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3 Boston Police Officers Injured After Fight At Dominican Festival

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Authorities say three officers were injured and multiple arrests were made after a fight broke out during the Dominican Festival in Boston.

The fight happened Sunday night at City Hall Plaza. Police say the festival was shut down about an hour early after the fight and crews were called in to assist with crowd control. Several vendors had their permits revoked.

Two officers were taken to the hospital and one was treated at the scene with injuries not considered life-threatening.

Police say several people were arrested, including juveniles, but did not release an exact number.

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