90 year-old man dies after Town of Batavia house fire

TOWN OF BATAVIA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Crews responded to a house fire on State Highway 98 around 5:25 a.m. Saturday morning.

Upon arrival firefighters located the home owner, 90 year-old Roger Saile, deceased on the first floor.

Deputy Chief Dan Coffey says that one firefighter was taken to the hospital after a ceiling fell during overhaul of the building.

 Genesee County Fire Investigators and the  Bureau of Criminal Investigation say the cause and death of this incident is still under investigation.



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