BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — There are over $85,000 in damages following a fire at a home in Lockport on Monday afternoon, according to fire officials.
Multiple crews responded to 626 East Avenue just after 2:45 p.m. Monday, where a fire had burned a hole through the roof of the home and smoke was venting.
There were no residents home at the time of the blaze, and a dog was rescued from the home. Damages are assessed at a total of $87,600 between property and contents. One firefighter suffered a minor injury and was treated at the scene and remained on duty.
Four people were displaced as a result of the fire. The fire is believed to be accidental, but remains under investigation.
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