BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Around 6 a.m. Tuesday, there were wind gusts up to 60 mph In Dunkirk and most other areas have seen wind gusts of 50 mph.
The whipping winds have knocked out power in areas around western New York. Around 6 a.m. Tuesday, there was approximately 4,200 outages.
If you need to contact National Grid or NYSEG, you can find contact information below:
National Grid (Upstate Electricity): 1-800-867-5222
NYSEG (Electricity): 1-800-572-1131
NYSEG (Gas): 1-800-572-1121
A Buffalo Police vehicle was involved in a two-car crash around 8:40 a.m. Monday. The crash happened at Bailey and LaSalle Avenues.
A Buffalo city jail cell block attendant was arrested early Saturday morning on multiple animal cruelty charges.
An airman from Niagara Falls was away training for the Air Force for months. After being apart from his family, he decided to surprise them at Kelly’s Country Store in Grand Island.
Police say that with the assistance of local media, they were able to identify the person responsible.
Monday is being billed as a national "Day of Action" among teachers and community groups who are worried about the state of education.
Police say 29-year-old Joshua Sullivan was already issued an order of protection that prohibited him from subjecting the child to any verbal or physical abuse.