Friday, February 12, 2016

Fire destroys Clarksville home

Investigators believe a wood stove caused a fire that destroyed a town of Clarksville home Thursday afternoon. Firefighters were alerted at 12:39 p.m. and remained on the scene on Weatherby Road for almost five hours. The unidentified homeowner was able to escape the flames without injury. More than a half dozen departments from Allegany and Cattaraugus counties responded. The Red Cross is providing assistance.