NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) – It was a terrifying sight for the owners of a home on Sweeney St. in North Tonawanda.
The fire was reported by a good samaritan passing by the home early Saturday evening.
Officials told News 4 that the fire started in the basement and smoke quickly filled the home. Most of the damage was smoke and water related.
Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the fire.