Hamburg House Fire Leaves Six Residents Homeless

December 26, 2012 Updated Dec 26, 2012 at 1:27 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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December 26, 2012 Updated Dec 26, 2012 at 1:27 PM EDT

HAMBURG, NY (WKBW) - It all happened at Westview and Pleasant Avenue. Officials say the fire started in a first floor bedroom.

Smoke took over the entire home but firefighters were able to contain the flames to the rear of the building.

The six residents and a dog were able to get out of the home safely but one person was taken to ECMC for minor smoke inhalation.

Officials say the damage is extensive, the cause is still under investigation.