© 2022 Western New York Public Broadcasting Association

140 Lower Terrace
Buffalo, NY 14202

Mailing Address:
Horizons Plaza P.O. Box 1263
Buffalo, NY 14240-1263

Buffalo Toronto Public Media | Phone 716-845-7000
WBFO Newsroom | Phone: 716-845-7040
Your NPR Station
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Donate Today Banner
Local

Source of odor leads to legal investigation

DEA.jpg
WBFO News file photo
/
WBFO News

Reports of a strange odor at an Amherst address have opened a legal investigation. National Fuel crews were called to a Le Brun Circle address Saturday afternoon for a possible gas leak. A search unveiled a quantity of potentially hazardous chemicals in a detached garage. A local hazmat team along with a New York State Emergency Response team and Drug Enforcement Agency officials responded to the scene.

The chemicals were removed, and the investigation is continuing.