Firefighter, 2 others hospitalized after fire on Greig Street in Rochester

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A fire on Greig Street in Rochester tore through the upper floors of a building and partially collapsed the roof Monday night.

Firefighters were called to the scene shortly before 10:00 p.m. They said two people were in the home at the time. Both were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries. A firefighter was also transported to the hospital for treatment from heat exhaustion.

Firefighters said there was significant damage to the second floor and roof of the home, but they were able to prevent the damage from spreading to any of the nearby buildings.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The fire caused extensive property damage and a GoFundMe campaign has been established to help the mother and her son.

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