DUNKIRK, NY (WIVB) - Firefighters had their hands full overnight battling a fire in the Southern Tier.
The flames broke out inside an unoccupied home on Lincoln Avenue in Dunkirk around 11:30 Saturday night.
When firefighters arrived, they didn't just have to fight flames. Live electrical wires were also dangling in front of the house.
It took nearly three hours to put out the fire and it left behind extensive damage.
The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.
A Town of Tonawanda restaurant owner has been arrested and charged with strangulation and assault.
State Police need your help finding the pickup truck driver who pinned a mother against her vehicle as she was loading her baby and young son into it and then fled the scene.
A house became engulfed in flames on Route 243, in Rushford, early Wednesday morning.
The Thruway Authority is asking drivers to avoid I-90 between the Hamburg and Dunkirk exits. Motorists are asked to avoid the area because of traffic and visibility.
One third of Canadians receive their mail straight to their door but that will soon be changing. Canada Post will phase out their door-to-door delivery over the next five years.
The Niagara County Sheriff's Office says two people lied in a formal written statement that was filed with the Department of Social Services.