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Woman seriously burned in fire in the Town of Poland

Posted at 2:27 AM, Aug 13, 2019

TOWN OF POLAND, N.Y. (WKBW) — Kennedy Fire Department responded to a house fire on Munson Road in the Town of Poland early Monday morning.

It took place around 6:40am. Two people were in the home at the time. One escaped without injury. 66-year-old Linda Hammerbeck suffered serious burns. She was treated at the scene before being flown to ECMC.

The Chautaqua County Fire Investigation team is working to determine the cause of the fire.