Two Buffalo families are being helped by the Red Cross after a fire in their University Heights home early Tuesday night.
The blaze at 541 Lisbon Ave., between Suffolk and Orleans streets, was reported at 6:29 p.m., according to the Buffalo Fire Department Alarm Office.
The fire started on the second floor and was contained to that floor, the alarm office said. It caused $50,000 in damage to the home.
The cause is under investigation.