UPDATE: Sinclairville fire displaces four

Cassadaga, Fluvanna, Gerry and Sinclairville fire departments as well as Chautauqua County EMS. Fire investigators battle a blaze at 37 Park St., Sinclairville.

SINCLAIRVILLE — A blaze at 37 Park St. has a family of four being assisted by the Red Cross. Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to the fire at the request of the Sinclairville Fire Department. Investigators were called to establish the cause and origin of a fire. Following investigation, it was determined, the fire originated along the south exterior wall due to heat exposure from an inadequate chimney pipe in close proximity to wood siding. Sinclairville received mutual aid from multiple neighboring jurisdictions.