On July 8, 2018 at 12:35 pm, a fire was discovered by a neighbor at 2123 Carter Avenue, Dunkirk. The Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department responded. The fire was at the exterior of the residence
The preliminary cause of the fire was ruled accidental and occurred as a result of a damaged extension cord on the exterior of the residence, which ignited combustible debris in the area. There were no injuries as a result of the fire. The estimated loss was $250.00.