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One seriously hurt in Newark fire



Newark, N.Y. – One person suffered serious burns in a fire Thursday morning in Newark.

Firefighters were called to a single-family home on Whitbeck Road around 10 a.m.

Newark Mayor Jonathan Taylor tells 13WHAM the house is said to be a total loss. One person was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment of serious burns.

The cause is under investigation, however the fire is believed to be accidental in nature.