Buffalo Fire

Fireworks is cause of Hillside Avenue fire. July 3, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fireworks is cause of Hillside Avenue fire. July 3, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 03, 2020 - 11:40 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Buffalo Fire officials believe that fireworks were the cause of a house fire overnight in South Buffalo that caused more than $200,000 in damage.
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Boat fire at Rich Marine
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) (Photo courtesy @PhotogWKBW TV) - A large boat fire at Rich Marine in Buffalo's Black Rock section Wednesday morning. Large plumes of black smoke were seen for miles around 8:00am. Fire crews responded to the foot of Austin Street. It's believed fire broke out on one power boat...
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Buffalo Firefighters battle 3 alarm fire on Massachusetts Ave
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - (Photo courtesy of WKBW TV) -Buffalo Firefighters were called out to a 3-alarm fire at 482 Massachusetts Avenue at the corner of Chenango early Tuesday morning. It broke out about 6:30am. There were early reports of two people injured and six people rescued. Two hair salons...
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Fire scene on Minnesota Ave in Buffalo
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - (Photo courtesy @PhotogWKBW) - Buffalo firefighters were called to 488 Minnesota Avenue near Suffolk Street before 7am Tuesday morning. A two-story home was heavily engulfed in flames. One person was pulled from the home and rushed to ECMC in an ambulance. Fire offocials say...
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Winslow Fatal Fire
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Tom Puckett
January 24, 2020 - 12:50 pm
Elderly man dies in Buffalo fire
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Hopkins Fire
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WBEN Newsroom
December 23, 2019 - 12:51 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Emergency demolition is going on after a two alarm fire on Hopkins in South Buffalo. The blaze broke out this morning at 727 Hopklins, then spread to a second and a third structure. A car was also damaged. There has just been a partial collapse of one of the houses. All...
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Engine 22 Station on Broadway Street in Buffalo. September 11, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
September 11, 2019 - 11:31 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Members of the Buffalo Police Department, Buffalo Fire Department, and Mayor Byron Brown remembered the victims and heroes of the September 11 terrorist attacks on Tuesday. A moment of silence with Buffalo Police for those we lost on 9/11. #NeverForget pic.twitter.com/...
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August 10, 2019 - 6:49 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Firefighters continue to investigate the cause of a fire on Kensington Avenue early Friday evening. The fire happened at 79 Kensington Avenue and spread to the home next door leaving 18 people without a home. It caused an estimated $280,000 in damages to two buildings...
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WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany
July 11, 2019 - 1:34 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Buffalo firefighter was taken to ECMC after suffering from heat exhaustion while battling a fire on Frankfort Avenue. Division Chief Daniel Bossi said the firefighter may require additional treatment overnight but noted he was conscious when an ambulance arrived at the...
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Tom Puckett
May 21, 2019 - 1:45 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The victim of Monday's deadly fire has been identified. Fire officials say Mary Parks died in the afternoon blaze on Harlow Place . An autopsy was performed by Erie County medical examiners this morning and the cause of death is smoke inhalation. Buffalo fire investigators say...
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