Man dies after fire on Clinton St. in West Seneca

West Seneca

WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WIVB) –Town of West Seneca Police say a man has died at Mercy Hospital following an early morning fire at 4422 Clinton St.

Police and the East Seneca Fire Company responded to the 911 call at 4:50 a.m. Monday.

According to officers and firefighters, the house was fully involved when they arrived at the scene.

Police shut down Clinton St. between Borden Rd. and Bosse Ln. for firefighting operations.

Crews say the fire was declared under control at 5:30 a.m., with the bulk of the flames extinguished and only a few hotspots remaining.

Police say they will not release the name of the victim until the family is notified.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation by detectives.

Clinton St. is now reopened to traffic, police say.

Evan Anstey is a digital content producer who has been part of the News 4 team since 2015. See more of his work here.

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