MANSFIELD – A major fire Sunday night caused extensive damage to the town highway department barn on Ellicottville-Maples Road.
No injuries were reported, but the fire was extensive and kept several volunteer companies busy for hours, according to a dispatcher with the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office.
The fire was reported to authorities at 6:41 p.m., and fire crews were still at the scene after 10 p.m.
The Cattaraugus County dispatcher declined to say whether any equipment was destroyed by the blaze. He said investigators from the Sheriff’s Office are trying to determine the cause and the extent of the damage.