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Red Cross helping 18 people after fire on Kensington Avenue

The fire caused an estimated $280,000 in damage
Posted at 10:12 PM, Aug 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-09 22:12:27-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Red Cross is helping 18 people who were affected by a fire that damaged two homes Friday evening. Firefighters responded to a fire at a home on Kensington Avenue just before 6:25 pm.

Investigators say the fire began at 79 Kensington, then spread to 85 Kensington next door. No injuries have been reported.

The fire caused an estimated $150,000 in total damage to 79 Kensington, and $130,000 in damage to 85 Kensington.

Firefighters are continuing to work on determining a cause for the fire.