Fire spreads to stretch of business district in Falconer

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FALCONER, N.Y. (WIVB) — A structure fire in Falconer spread to a stretch of the business district on Main St.

The fire began around 7:30 a.m.

Falconer’s mayor says most of the damage occurred on the outside of the building. Several businesses were affected.

19 people are being assisted by the Red Cross as a result of the fire, which was mostly out as of Wednesday afternoon.

It is not clear what started the fire. 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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