Fire

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Mike Baggerman
October 24, 2019 - 10:57 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Attorneys have rested their case in the attempted murder trial of a North Tonawanda man who set his ex-girlfriend on fire outside of a Tim Horton's last December. Jessica Cameron, the victim of an alleged attempted murder by her ex-boyfriend, Jonathon White, described the...
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(WBEN) - Thursday will bring day three in the trial of Jonathon White, the man accused of setting his ex-girlfriend, Jessica Cameron, on fire outside a Tim Hortons in the City of Tonawanda last December. White's Attorney, Joe Terranova, commented after yesterday's testimony that he expects both...
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Brendan Keany
September 19, 2019 - 6:44 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - In an extremely complex case in which a burned car was found Monday with possible human remains inside, the Buffalo Police Department called a Thursday afternoon press conference to release video footage of incidents they believe occur before and after the vehicle being lit on fire...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are looking in to whether a burned-out vehicle in the city's Black Rock neighborhood is related to a three-year-old boy, who was discovered sleeping on the porch of a home on Potomac Avenue. Police say that human remains were found inside the vehicle on the 100...
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August 15, 2019 - 9:15 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Fire is investigating two overnight fires that happened on the same street. The first fire was reported just after midnight at 61 Imson Street while the next fire came in at 3 a.m. at 130 Imson Street. Damage was estimated at $50,000 and $100,000, respectively. Flames...
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August 12, 2019 - 3:00 am
ERIE, Pa. (WBEN/AP) — A day care center where children could stay overnight as their parents worked was ravaged Sunday by a fire that killed five and sent the owner to the hospital, authorities said. The victims in the lakeside city of Erie ranged in ages from 8 months to 7 years, Chief Guy Santone...
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Beer truck fire at the Noco Gas Station in Lancaster. June 17, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 17, 2019 - 12:42 pm
LANCASTER, N.Y. (WBEN) - A beer truck caught fire behind a Noco Gas Station on Monday morning. Here’s a look at the Budweiser truck that caught fire this morning at the Noco on Pavement Road in Lancaster. Fire officials said there were no injuries and the truck is a total loss. pic.twitter.com/...
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Four businesses destroyed after a massive fire on Division Street in North Tonawanda. April 29, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
April 29, 2019 - 12:44 pm
NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - A massive fire on Division Street in North Tonawanda destroyed a building that housed four businesses on Monday morning. No one was injured when the fire started shortly after 9 a.m. It took multiple fire companies several hours to put out, though they were able to...
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Buffalo & Orchard Park Topsoil Inc. fire at 3340 North Benzing Road. One person was injured. April 24, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
April 24, 2019 - 4:12 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) - One person was injured after a truck fire led to a larger fire at a building on North Benzing Road in Orchard Park. A witness said that the fire started around 1 p.m. Thursday after an explosion that sounded like a dump truck gate slamming at the Buffalo and Orchard Park...
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