Category: Fire

One dead, another hospitalized in Syracuse

One dead, another hospitalized after fire in Schuyler County

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office says that one person is dead, and two others recovering after a fire on Church Road in the town of Reading. New York State Fire has joined in the investigation, which is being led by the Schuyler ... MORE
Fire, News, Reading, Schuyler County
Firefighters battle barn, brush fires in Naples overnight

Firefighters battle barn, brush fires in Naples overnight

On Thursday firefighters in Ontario County were called to a structure fire on Seman Road in the town of Naples. Around 11:55 p.m. deputies responded to 6846 Seman Road in Naples for a reported structure fire. Deputies say the homeowners woke up ... MORE
UPDATE: Driver ticketed after rollover crash sheers utility pole (video)

UPDATE: Driver ticketed after rollover crash sheers utility pole (video)

On Monday at approximately 4:34 p.m. first responders were called to Lynaugh Road in the town of Victor for a personal injury crash. Nicholas Morreale, 21, of Victor was traveling south when he left the west shoulder of the road – causing ... MORE
Fire reported at Burger King in Seneca Falls (photos)

Fire reported at Burger King in Seneca Falls (photos)

Shortly after 5 a.m. first responders were called to the scene of a restaurant fire in Seneca Falls. Firefighters were quickly dispatched to the Burger King restaurant along 5&20. Fayette, Waterloo, and Seneca Falls fire departments were all on-scene, along with the ... MORE
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Massive fire levels barn at Greek Peak Resort

A large storage barn at Greek Peak Mountain Resort went up in flames on Tuesday. The barn, which was located on Page Green Road in Cortland County was leveled as result of the fire. No employees were inside, and no injuries were ... MORE
Fire, News, Tompkins County
Large fire near May’s Point prompts heavy response from local firefighters

Large fire near May’s Point prompts heavy response from local firefighters

First responders were called to a reported structure fire a little after 6 a.m. on Clyde River Drive in Tyre. The first responders on-scene confirmed a working fire, along with live power lines, which had come down at some point during the ... MORE
Fire, News, Seneca County, Tyre
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Police: Public assistance sought as suspicious fire investigated in Sodus

State Police are asking for the public’s help trying to identify two people who may be connected to a suspicious building fire. Troopers were called to the scene of the fire on Beachwood State Park on Lake Road in Sodus. Investigators found ... MORE
Sheriff: Large fire near May’s Point under investigation

Sheriff: Large fire near May’s Point under investigation

Sheriff Tim Luce reports that on Tuesday around 6:08 a.m. deputies responded to 3123 Clyde River Drive for the report of a structure fire. That fire was reported on Tuesday, as several departments arrived on-scene. Upon arrival of deputies, they found the ... MORE
Fire, News, Seneca County, Tyre
Barn destroyed by fire in Ontario County

Barn destroyed by fire in Ontario County

First responders were called to a structure fire near the intersection of County Road 4 and Orleans Road in Seneca Castle on Friday. Officials say a barn on the property was destroyed. High winds made battling the fire difficult, according to those ... MORE
Fire, News, Ontario County, Seneca
Firefighters battle blaze in Junius

UPDATE: Home suffers significant damage after evening fire in Junius (photo)

On March 15th at approximately 7:29 p.m., deputies responded to 709 Birdsey Road in the Town of Junius for a reported structure fire. Deputies arrived and observed the east side of the residence to be completely engulfed by flames. They were able ... MORE
Fire, Junius, News, Seneca County
Firefighters called to old hotel in Penn Yan (photo)

Firefighters called to old hotel in Penn Yan (photo)

Firefighters in Penn Yan were called to the Knapp Hotel building downtown on Sunday for the report of a fire. It’s unclear how much damage was caused, but a firetruck with ladder was at the scene around 3 p.m. No fire could ... MORE
Fire, News, Penn Yan, Yates County
Barn destroyed in Macedon after massive fire

Barn destroyed in Macedon after massive fire

First responders say livestock died following a devastating fire in the town of Macedon on Tuesday. A large barn burned near the intersection of Canandaigua Road and State Route 31. A passerby reported the fire — it’s unclear at this time how ... MORE
Fire, Macedon, News, Wayne County
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Home heavily damaged after fire, occupant suffers minor injuries trying to save pets

First responders from around Bath were called to a house fire on Halsey Street around 11 a.m. The cause of the fire remains under investigation at this time. However, all occupants were able to escape. First responders were also able to contain ... MORE
Bath, Fire, News, Steuben County
Firefighters battle structure fire in Seneca Castle (video)

UPDATE: Firefighter suffers minor injuries battling Seneca Castle blaze (video)

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office has provided new details on the fire that was reported Sunday afternoon in Seneca Castle. Deputies say that they were called to 2152 County Road 4 for the report of a structure fire. Occupants of the residence ... MORE
Fire, News, Ontario County, Seneca
Firefighters battle structure fire at commercial building in Macedon

Firefighters battle structure fire at commercial building in Macedon

Firefighters were called to a reported commercial structure fire at J.J. Sshort Associates located on Wayneport Road in Macedon on Wednesday. The call initially came in for Macedon Center and South Macedon fire departments as an alarm activation. However, the first firefighters ... MORE
Fire, Macedon, News, Wayne County