12 adults, 2 children displaced following fire on Lester Street

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)- The Buffalo Fire Department battled a two-alarm fire Sunday morning on the city’s East Side.

It happened just after 7 a.m. at 44 Lester street. The fire caused an estimated $190,000 in damage and officials say two nearby structures sustained exposure damage totaling $50,000.

The Red Cross is assisting 12 adults and 2 children and the cause of the blaze is currently under investigation.

Kelly Khatib is a digital reporter who has been part of the News 4 team since 2019. See more of her work here.

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