A house fire was reported at 28 Wesson St. about 12:20 p.m. on Monday after thick smoke could be seen billowing from the dwelling.
Springfield firefighters responded with multiple engine companies to the intersection of Fountain and Wesson streets.
Flames began to spread to neighboring homes about 12:45 p.m. Firefighters responded to 912 Belmont Ave. about 1 p.m. after a nearby home caught fire.
CBS 3 Springfield has a crew on scene and will bring you updates when they are made available.
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