Benzinger Street Fire Displaces Seven Residents

April 9, 2013 Updated Apr 9, 2013 at 8:44 AM EDT

By WKBW News

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April 9, 2013 Updated Apr 9, 2013 at 8:44 AM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - An investigation is underway for the cause of a two-alarm fire at 141 Benzinger Street in Buffalo.

Firefighters received multiple calls regarding smoke in the area around 4:15 p.m. When they arrived, the rear of the house was fully involved. Five children and two adults were able to escape safely.

The fire caused over $100,000 in damages.

A cause for the fire is still under investigation.