Cause of Rensselaer fire remains mystery

May 22, 2019 01:19 PM

RENSSELAER - Investigators are still looking into what caused a big fire in Rensselaer.

Flames engulfed the building on Broadway.

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Firefighters say the fire was tough to fight. The wind added fuel to the flames – and they didn't have enough manpower to fight it.

One woman on the second floor was home when the fire broke out. A neighbor helped get her out.


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