Rekindling Sparks New Blazes In Maple Springs Area
Chautauqua County fire investigators responded to a report of two separate fires on Chautauqua Avenue, Bemus Point in the Maple Springs area around 6 a.m. Friday. An investigation determined both fires were the result of a re-kindle from a house fire two days prior. Both houses were unoccupied and suffered severe fire damage. No injuries were reported. Several area fire departments were on scene tending to the fire operations, including departments from Maple Springs, Ellery Center and Dewittville.