A fire on the first floor of a two and 1/2-story frame house at 455 Fillmore Ave. caused $7,500 damage early Wednesday evening, according to the Buffalo Fire Department.
The fire was under control by 6:54 p.m., a short time after it was called in.
The fire department said that damage to the house totaled $5,000 and to contents $2,500. No injuries were reported.
The fire remains under investigation.