Man dies from injuries in fire that displaced 11

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – One man injured in a fire that displaced 11 others has died of his injuries.

An apartment building on Oxford Avenue in Buffalo caught fire early last Friday morning. Flames consumed the home, displacing residents and severely injuring 55-year-old Edward Hinton. He later died from his injuries.

The fire began on the second floor before spreading to the third, causing the roof to collapse. One firefighter suffered burns to his arm.

The home is a total loss. The cause 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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