Fire Destroys Barn In Falconer

FALCONER – A barn at 3844 Ross Mills Road in Falconer is a complete loss.

Falconer Fire responded to a reported fully involved barn fire at 4:07 p.m. Saturday. Falconer was assisted at the scene by Gerry, Kennedy, Fluvanna, Sinclairville, Ellery Center, Chautauqua County fire coordinators and Chautauqua County fire investigators. Frewsburg Fire Department stood by at the Falconer Fire Station.

According to Nick Caldwell, first assistant fire chief for Falconer, no injuries were reported at the scene. However, he praised everyone at the scene for their quick response.

“The whole building was already down when we arrived,” Caldwell said. “It wasn’t long after that until we got it completely out. It was a good job by all of the departments who responded.”

The cause of the fire is still being investigated.