A large house fire near Weston Road in Wellesley caused significant traffic delays Friday afternoon, but the blaze was extinguished and the detour lifted before evening rush hour, police said.
The three-alarm fire was reported at 1 Durant Road at 12:53 p.m At 3:45 p.m., police reported that that the blaze had been extinguished and Weston Road was open.
No injuries were reported, according to police Lieutenant Marie Cleary.
The building inspector and state fire marshal have been notified of the fire.
Shandana Mufti can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.