(WNY News Now) – The Chautauqua County Fire Investigation Team, aiding the Frewsburg Fire Department, disclosed the origin and cause of a fire at 728 Warren Road in the Town of Carroll on November 26, 2023.
Town of Carroll – At approximately 08:30 am, responders probed a storage/out building blaze. The investigation pinpointed embers from a woodstove, touching combustible materials in the flooring, as the catalyst. The smoldering contact escalated into a fire. Authorities ensured containment and extinguishment measures were promptly enacted. Fortunately, there were no reported injuries.
The incident underscores the importance of vigilance in fire safety, particularly with wood-burning appliances. Residents are reminded to exercise caution and adhere to safety guidelines when operating such devices. The collaborative efforts of the Chautauqua County Fire Investigation Team and the Frewsburg Fire Department exemplify the efficiency of coordinated emergency response.