Fire tears through home on Alvord Street in Syracuse
A fire at 818 North Alvord Street in Syracuse has left 5 people homeless.
Fire crews responded to the fire that they say started on the first floor of the multi-family home.
Fire officials say that 3 people were home, but all escaped uninjured.
There was extensive damage to the home, with several rooms being gutted by the flames.
Firefighters subdued the blaze in about 10 minutes.
An investigation is underway.