Hartland home destroyed by fire last night
HARTLAND – A home on Ridge Road in the Town of Hartland is a total loss after a fire last night, the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office is reporting this morning.
Firefighters were dispatched at 1:41 a.m. to 7531 Ridge Rd. Patrols from the Sheriff’s Office and Middleport Police Department arrived to find the home fully involved in flames.
Fire companies from Gasport Chemical Hose, Wrights Corners Fire Department and Hartland Fire Department responded to the scene and extinguished the fire, the Sheriff’s Office said.
Two adults that live at the residence were not injured in the fire. The Red Cross is assisting the couple.
The cause of the fire is currently being investigated by the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Division as well as Niagara County Origin and Cause.