Afternoon fire does heavy damage to home

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FORESTVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) – Despite heavy damage to this home on Creek Road in Forestville, no one was injured in a Tuesday afternoon fire.

A passerby spotted the flames and stopped to call the fire department. The homeowner had been working in the backyard and was unaware the fire had broken out.

Multiple crews came to the scene to extinguish the blaze. There is no damage estimate at this time. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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