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11 assisted by Red Cross, one hurt battling fire on Woodlawn Avenue in Buffalo

Woodlawn fire
Posted at 4:34 PM, Dec 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-18 20:33:33-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Buffalo fire officials say 11 adults are being assisted by the Red Cross, and a firefighter is hurt battling a fire on Woodlawn Avenue in Buffalo, Wednesday morning.

Investigators say the two-alarm fire started at a vacant building at 517 Woodlawn Avenue around 11 a.m., causing $100,000 in damage.

Authorities say the fire spread to three nearby homes, causing a combined $225,000 in damage.

Officials say the firefighter is battling non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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