Investigators Say Ashville House Fire Caused By Kitchen Stove Left Unattended

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ASHVILLE – The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office reports that a Monday evening house fire at a 4815 Cedar Ave. originated on a kitchen stove.

The Sheriff’s Fire Investigation Team said a burner being on without the owner’s knowledge started the blaze.

Deputies said luckily no one was injured as a result of the fire.

Ashville, Chautauqua, Lakewood, Panama Fire Departments along with Chautauqua County Emergency Services responded to the house just before 8 p.m.

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