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Firefighter sent to ECMC, 11 displaced following fire on Roebling Avenue in Buffalo

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Posted at 1:12 AM, Apr 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-16 05:44:47-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Buffalo firefighter was sent to ECMC early Thursday morning, following a fire at two homes on Roebling Avenue.

According to a fire chief, two firefighters suffered from exhaustion and were evaluated by AMR at the scene.

Authorities tell our photographer that 11 people and several animals in two homes were displaced from the fire, but all made it out safely.

Damages are estimated at $210,000 for the two homes.

The cause of the fire which started in the kitchen, is under investigation.