Firefighters battled a fire in a house in Lawrence.
Firefighters battled a fire in a house in Lawrence.
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Photos from the scene of the Merrimack Valley fires, explosions

Firefighters were called to dozens of addresses in Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover for reports of suspected gas fires and explosions, State Police said Thursday.

The following are images from the scene.

Lawrence, MA--9/14/2018-- Debris remains from a house that exploded on Chickering Rd in Lawrence. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:
Debris remained from a house that exploded on Chickering Rd in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Lawrence, MA--9/14/2018-- The father of Leonel Rondon is embraced outside of the family's home in Lawrence. London was killed yesterday when a chimney from a house explosion landed on his car. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: 15lawrencepic Reporter:
The father of Leonel Rondon is embraced outside of the family's home in Lawrence. London was killed yesterday when a chimney from a house explosion landed on his car.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Andover, MA, 09/13/18, Andover residents were sheltering at the senior center. Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff
Andover residents were sheltered at the senior center in Andover.
Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff

Lawrence, MA--9/13/2018-- A man is illuminated only by the light of fire trucks as he walks down the street in Lawrence. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:
A man is illuminated only by the light of fire trucks as he walked down the street in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Crews work to knock down a fire on Jefferson Street in Lawrence.
Crews worked to knock down a fire on Jefferson Street in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

NORTH ANDOVER, MA - September 13: Firefighters inspect a home after a gas explosions on September 13, 2018 in North Andover, Massachusetts. Gas explosions in three communities north of Boston have left multiple homes on fire. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images)
Firefighters inspected a home after a gas explosions in North Andover.
Adam Glanzman/Getty Image

Lawrence, MA--9/13/2018-- People cover their faces to protect themselves from heavy smoke from a fire on Bowdoin Street in Lawrence. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:
People covered their faces to protect themselves from heavy smoke from a fire on Bowdoin Street in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Lawrence, MA--9/13/2018-- Crews work to knock down a fire on Jefferson Street in Lawrence. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:
Crews worked to knock down a fire on Jefferson Street in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Lawrence, MA--9/13/2018-- Taisha Torres (R) sat outside of her apartment with her two year old daughter, Carla Acevedo, as a series of gas explosions took place in Lawrence. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:
Taisha Torres (right) sat outside of her apartment with her two year old daughter, Carla Acevedo, as series of gas explosions took place in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

A boy used a mask to protect himself from heavy smoke from a fire on Bowdoin Street in Lawrence.
A boy used a mask to protect himself from heavy smoke from a fire on Bowdoin Street in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Firefighters battle a house fire, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, on Herrick Road in North Andover, Mass., one of multiple emergency crews responding to a series of gas explosions and fires triggered by a problem with a gas line that feeds homes in several communities north of Boston. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)
Firefighters battled a house fire on Herrick Road in North Andover.
Mary Schwalm/Associated Press

A home burning in Lawrence.
Screenshot courtesy of WBZ

Screenshot courtesy of WBZ

Lawrence, MA--9/13/2018-- Workers stage at Columbia Gas of Massachusetts in Lawrence. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: Reporter:
Workers staged at Columbia Gas of Massachusetts in Lawrence.
Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff