Fire at industrial building destroys multiple vehicles

Photo courtesy Christine Gardner
Photo courtesy Christine Gardner

NEWFANE, N.Y. (WIVB) – A fire ripped through an industrial building Wednesday night in Newfane, destroying multiple vehicles.

Authorities say the fire began at the West Avenue building around 8 p.m. A man working in the building reported that a vehicle he was working on caught fire and the blaze spread.

By the time the flames were extinguished, multiple vehicles had been destroyed.

There is no current damage estimate and the fire remains under investigation. 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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