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Fire on Orleans Street


Buffalo Fire Commissioner Garnell Whitfiled Jr. gives details of a fire Wednesday that severely injured a woman at 191 Orleans St. The woman, who sustained severe burns, was taken to Erie County Medical Center. Eight other residents of the building were evacuated without injury. The fire was contained to the one apartment, but there was smoke and water damage to the building, including $100,000 in structural damage and $50,000 in damage to its contents.

Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News

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