House fire in Ontario County requires Red Cross response

Virginia Mountain Red Cross Services
Six adults and seven children were displaced by the fire; the Red Cross is providing food and housing.

WEST BLOOMFIELD, N.Y., Thursday, January 24, 2013 - A Red Cross volunteer team braved frigid temperatures to respond to a house fire at 9097 County Road 14 in West Bloomfield last night. Six adults and seven children were displaced by the fire; the Red Cross is providing food and housing.

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