Amherst - Structure Fire Press Release.
NATURE OF INCIDENT: Apartment Fire
DATE & TIME OF INCIDENT: 7/25/2019 9:22 PM
ADDRESS OF INCIDENT: 326 Little Robin Road
INITIAL FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDING: Getzville Fire Company
OFFICER IN CHARGE OF INCIDENT: Chief Chris
FIRE COMPANIES ASSISTING: Ellicott Creek, Eggertsville and North Bailey Fire Companies
OTHER AGENCIES INVOLVED/ASSISTING: Twin City Ambulance, Amherst Fire Inspectors Office, Amherst Emergency Services and the Amherst Police Dept.
Structure - $150,000
Contents - $100,000
Total - $250,000
CAUSE: Under investigation by the Amherst Fire Inspectors Office
INJURIES: None Reported
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Amherst Fire Control received a 911 call from the occupant reporting a kitchen fire in their apartment. The Getzville Fire Company was on location within three minutes and found the two story apartment fully involved. The fire was brought under control within twenty minutes and was contained to the apartment by a firewall in the four unit, two story wood frame structure. Four occupants who were in the process of moving out were displaced along with twelve occupants of the other three units. No civilian or firefighter injuries were reported. The cause is under investigation by the Amherst Fire Inspectors Office