2 NY firefighters injured at vacant building fire

One of the Buffalo FD members reportedly suffered second-degree burns to his arm

By Janelle Foskett

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Two Buffalo firefighters were injured at a fire early Thursday morning.

Buffalo Fire Department crews were battling a two-alarm fire at a vacant building when the firefighters suffered non-life-threatening injuries on the scene, as reported by WGRZ-TV. The firefighters were transported to ECMC for treatment.

The fire department said one of the firefighters suffered second-degree burns to his lower arm. 

The fire is currently under investigation.


Buffalo Firefighters of the 6th Battalion 1st Platoon operating the 2nd Alarm at 1261 Seneca Street early Thursday morning July 23, 2020👨🏻‍🚒🔥👩🏻‍🚒🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸

Posted by Buffalo Fire Department-Helmets & Hose Wagons on Thursday, July 23, 2020


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