Shed, Camper Destroyed In Fire

ARKWRIGHT — A shed and camper in an area campground were completely destroyed in a weekend fire.

According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, on Sunday at about 11 a.m. the county Fire Investigation Team responded to the Arkwright Hills Campground located at 2942 Route 83 in the town of Arkwright for a cause and origin fire investigation. A fire had originated in a shed at a campsite which spread to a nearby travel trailer camper.

Through an investigation, fire investigators were able to place the origin of the fire in the south west corner of the shed, however, due to the severe damage that occurred as a result of the fire, a cause was not able to be determined.

The shed and travel trailer camper were a total loss.


Today's breaking news and more in your inbox

I'm interested in (please check all that apply)
Are you a paying subscriber to the newspaper? *


Starting at $4.62/week.

Subscribe Today