BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Crews brought a house fire in Buffalo’s Riverside neighborhood under control on Friday morning.
Firefighters arrived at the scene on Crowley Ave. just before 5 a.m.
There, flames could be seen shooting out of the roof, near the house’s rear.
The Buffalo Fire Department’s Chief says a woman in her twenties was rescued from the porch roof. Although she suffered smoke inhalation, she is expected to be okay.
A Captain with the fire department suffered lacerations.
Traffic was blocked off as crews worked on dousing the flames.
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