Buffalo 3 Alarm- Elmwood Ave

Buffalo Firefighters responded on 5/8/19 at 0226 Hrs for a report of a structure fire on Elmwood Ave.

Dispatch reported possible victims inside & B-56 requested an additional 2 & 1 to the scene. Engine 19 went on location with heavy fire showing on the 2nd floor in a 3 story house. B-44 reported fire extending to the #4 side exposure and into the 3rd floor in the main fire building and requested the balance of the 2nd alarm. B-44 further reported 1 victim trapped on the 2nd floor. B-56 requested the 3rd alarm to the scene. B-56 reported the 2nd & 3rd floors fully involved & ordered defensive operations. Ladder 13 reported fire in the attic & through the roof in the #4 side exposure.

The fire was placed under control in 75 minutes.


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