The American Red Cross is assisting with living arrangements for two people who escaped a house fire Saturday afternoon in Pendleton, the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office reported.
Deputies said they saw smoke coming from the house at 4082 Lockport Road when they arrived about 3:15 p.m. and that both occupants already had evacuated.
The Wendelville Volunteer Fire Company responded and was assisted by volunteer firefighters from the Shawnee and Getzville fire companies. A damage estimate was not immediately available. The cause is under investigation.