Contact Us

Smoke Detectors Alert Binghamton Family to Fire

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

City of Binghamton fire officials say working smoke detectors may have adverted disaster in a fire shortly before 7:30 p.m.February 15 at a Frederick Street apartment. 

The blaze broke out in a second floor apartment and smoke detectors alerted the family. 

The damage was confined to a bedroom and there were no injuries reported.

Assistant Fire Chief Steve Faughnan told reporters the incident is a reminder to everyone to make sure they check their smoke detectors and replace the batteries.

Best of WNBF

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wnbf.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for News-Breakers Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive News-Breakers Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.