Car fire spreads to two homes in Amherst


AMHERST, NY (WIVB) –  An electrical fire in a car sparked a three-alarm fire in Amherst late Thursday causing extensive damage to two homes.

The blaze started in a car parked between 94 and 102 Oakwood Drive shortly before 11 p.m.

Amherst Fire Control estimates the fire caused $550,000 damage with most of the damage to the home at 102 Oakwood, the location where the fire started.

No injuries were reported.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Now