Person jumps from burning home in Town of Tonawanda

Posted at 7:04 AM, Oct 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-25 07:59:44-04

A person is hurt after police say he jumped from a burning house in the Town of Tonawanda.

Town of Tonawanda police say a passerby saw smoke at the house located on Niagara Falls Boulevard and called the police around 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

Police say everyone got out. A male, of an unknown age, jumped from the two-story home and possibly suffered a broken leg. He was taken to a nearby hospital.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.