Albion police officers help two flee burning home

Fire on Washington Street, Albion
Fire on Washington Street, Albion

ALBION, N.Y. (WIVB) – Two Albion Police officers helped two residents of a home on Washington Street escape their burning home.

The fire started in the early morning hours of Friday morning.  Firefighters from the Albion Fire Department tell News 4 that the officers already had the two residents out of the house when they arrived on the scene.

The Fire Chief says the blaze was brought under control quickly.  There’s no word on how much damage the fire caused, but at this point the house is uninhabitable.

The fire remains under investigation. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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