Fire exposes illegal fireworks inventory

Jun 9, 2013

Local authorities are investigating an illegal cache of fireworks that were discovered while battling a North Buffalo fire.

A garage connected with a Condon Avenue home in Buffalo's Riverside neighborhood caught fire Saturday night. A series of small explosions tipped authorities to the presence of pyrotechnic materials. This led to the discovery of a supply of consumer grade fireworks in the building. Local police, sheriff's deputies and fire personnel are investigating the scene.

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No charges have been filed as yet. There were no injuries reported from the incident.