16 dead in severe winter storm that caused whiteout in Buffalo

BUFFALO, New York (WABC) — The Buffalo region has been slammed with 4 feet of snow and severe storm conditions leaving 16 people dead.

Some of those people were found in cars and some were even found in the street, Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz said. “We know there are people who have been stuck in cars for more than two days.”

For the first time in the Buffalo Fire Department’s history, they could not respond to any calls because of the conditions.



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