Four animals die in Ripley fire
RIPLEY — Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a Saturday afternoon fire that led to the death of four domestic animals.
Deputies responded at 5:30 p.m. with the Ripley Fire Department as well as the Westfield and Sherman Fire Departments to 6340 Cemetery Road. Upon arrival, the house was at total loss. The dwelling was not occupied at the time of the fire and an investigation is pending at this time.