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Fire rips destroys home in Alfred on Jericho Hill, several departments respond

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You can see the damage to the roof as well as all windows and two doors were destroyed in the fire. The home appears completely gutted. Photo by John Anderson.


A fire at 5354 County Road 12 (Jericho Hill) closer to Alfred gutted a home around 6 p.m. Saturday night.

Alfred Station, Alfred fire and ambulance along with Andover initially responded to the scene.

The initial call was smoke coming from the home and a dog inside. As firefighter arrived, the home was completely engulfed with flames.

A FAST team and a tanker from Wellsville was called to the scene for mutual aid along with Almond.

A mattress and box spring in the yard from the fire. Photo by John Anderson.

The home appears to be completely gutted from the fire. The windows were all smashed and doors open. A bed and boxspring were on the front lawn.

A GoFundMe pages has been set up by the community:

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