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Fire damages several apartments in Lewiston Saturday

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Posted at 3:30 PM, Feb 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-02 17:41:43-05

LEWISTON, N.Y. (WKBW) — Lewiston firefighters battled a fire that spread to several apartments at 846 Oriole Lane Saturday night.

An official for the The Woods of Blairville Apartments says a fire started in a downstairs apartment and spread to several other apartments around 10 p.m. Saturday.

Two apartments were destroyed and others suffered smoke damage, according to the Lewiston Fire Company.

All people and pets made it out safely, one woman was transported to ECMC for minor burns and airway injuries another was transported to Mt. St. Mary’s for minor smoke inhalation.

The rebuild could take four to six weeks according to the official, owners have heard from the fire chief that the investigation is complete at this time but did not report the cause.