Fatal structure fire under investigation in Dix

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal structure fire that occurred in the early morning hours of March 27th.

The Beaver Dams Volunteer Fire Department responded to Pearl Street in the Town of Dix for a fully involved structure fire. Firefighters discovered a body during fire suppression efforts.



The identity of the victim is not being released at this time, pending positive identification.

The Schuyler County Fire Investigation team and New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control are assisting in the investigation.