Category: Fire

Firefighters battle structure fire in Livingston County on Sunday

Firefighters battle structure fire in Livingston County on Sunday

Several fire departments were called to the scene of a structure fire in Livingston County on Sunday. East Avon Fire Department arrived first on-scene around 1 p.m. The home was engulfed in flames near Rt. 36. Everyone inside at the time made ... MORE
Fire, Livingston County, News
Campbell home a ‘total loss’ after weekend fire

Campbell home a ‘total loss’ after weekend fire

A home in the town of Campbell was destroyed by a fire over the weekend. Altogether five fire companies were called to the scene during the early-morning hours on Saturday. The fire broke out at a home on King Hill Rd. around ... MORE
Campbell, Fire, News, Steuben County
Sheriff: 21-year-old dies in Caledonia house fire

Sheriff: 21-year-old dies in Caledonia house fire

Sheriff Tom Dougherty confirmed on Sunday that a 21-year-old woman died in a fire late-Saturday. It happened in Caledonia around 7:30 p.m. near Caledonia Avon Rd. Two firefighters and two deputies were also hurt in the incident. At this point there hasn’t ... MORE
Fire, Livingston County, News
Lawmaker calls for investigation into Watertown firefighter’s death at Schuyler County training facility

Lawmaker calls for investigation into Watertown firefighter’s death at Schuyler County training facility

In early-March a Watertown firefighter died after a training exercise at a state facility in Schuyler County. Peyton Morse was rushed to the hospital after suffering a medical emergency at the New York State Academy of Fire Science. He was in the ... MORE
House destroyed by fire in Canisteo, one treated for smoke inhalation

House destroyed by fire in Canisteo, one treated for smoke inhalation

A house fire late last week was made worse by windy conditions, according to first responders in Canisteo. It happened at 5 Stewart St. in the village around 10:25 a.m. Two individuals lived at the two-story house. One of them was treated ... MORE
Canisteo, Fire, News, Steuben County
Abandoned structure burns in Skaneateles, cause under investigation

Abandoned structure burns in Skaneateles, cause under investigation

Firefighters battled flames in Skaneateles on Sunday after an abandoned building was reported burning. No injuries were reported, according to first responders. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. The structure was described as an abandoned residential unit. It took firefighters ... MORE
Canandaigua restaurant destroyed by fire: Owners say they will rebuild

Canandaigua restaurant destroyed by fire: Owners say they will rebuild

A popular Canandaigua restaurant will have to be rebuilt after a devastating fire. Firefighters were called to the Eastside Grill and Pub in Canandaigua for an overnight fire. Sean Rohrback, who spoke with 13WHAM-TV, said that by the time he arrived to ... MORE
Several fire departments called to kitchen fire at Naples home

Several fire departments called to kitchen fire at Naples home

Deputies and firefighters were called to a house on Mill St. in the village of Naples on Saturday around 2 p.m. for a structure fire. They say the cause of the fire appears to be a malfunction of the microwave in the ... MORE
Fire, Naples, News, Ontario County
One person critically hurt in Canandaigua fire, two first responders also treated at hospital

One person critically hurt in Canandaigua fire, two first responders also treated at hospital

On Friday a little before 3 a.m. firefighters were called to a residence on Goodale Rd. in the town of Canandaigua for a house fire. Upon arrival the house was fully-engulfed with one person trapped inside a second story bedroom. Deputies and ... MORE
Tyre officials call transition from Magee to Galen-Clyde Fire Department a success

Tyre officials call transition from Magee to Galen-Clyde Fire Department a success

Officials in the town of Tyre say the transition from fire coverage provided by the Magee Fire Department to the Galen-Clyde Fire Department has been a successful one. The Town Board voted unanimously to authorize a fire protection contract with the Galen-Clyde ... MORE
Fire, News, Seneca County, Tyre
Massive fire battled overnight in town of Sennett, deputies credited with saving occupants

GoFundMe launched for family devastated by overnight fire in Sennett

A GoFundMe has been launched for the family devastated by an overnight fire in the town of Sennett. Laurie Guzewicz, who resided at the home with her husband and children, told The Citizen that she felt ‘numb’ from the devastation. “I couldn’t ... MORE
Cayuga County, Fire, News, Sennett
Romulus farm suffers massive loss after Vineyard Rd. fire

Romulus farm suffers massive, $150,000+ loss after Vineyard Rd. fire

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office is providing new information on a fire that was reported in the town of Romulus earlier this week. It happened on Monday around 9:50 a.m. when deputies responded to 2539 Vineyard Rd. in Romulus for the report ... MORE
Fire, News, Romulus, Seneca County
Crews cleaning up from structure fire in Romulus (photo)

Crews cleaning up from structure fire in Romulus (photo)

First responders were left cleaning up at the scene of a fire on Monday during the afternoon hours. It’s unclear what time the call came in, but the structure was located on Vineyard Rd. in Romulus. It was completely destroyed with only ... MORE
Fire, News, Romulus, Seneca County
Multiple departments battle structure fire in Varick: House suffers serious damage (photo)

Multiple departments battle structure fire in Varick: House suffers serious damage (photo)

Firefighters were called to a blaze on East Lake Rd. in the town of Varick on Thursday. Multiple departments from Ontario and Seneca counties were called to the scene, which was described as a ‘fully involved structure fire’. Smoke could be seen ... MORE
Fire, News, Seneca County, Varick
Firefighter sent to hospital after multiple departments called to fire in Bristol

Firefighter sent to hospital after multiple departments called to fire in Bristol

Residents were able to escape injury after a house fire in Bristol, but one firefighter was sent to the hospital. Deputies responded with the Bristol Fire Department to the report of a chimney fire at 7296 Gregg Rd. It happened on Sunday ... MORE
Bristol, Fire, News, Ontario County
Deputies: Minor damage to house after fire starts at electric meter in Seneca

Deputies: Minor damage to house after fire starts at electric meter in Seneca

Firefighters in Ontario County were called to a home on Little Church Rd. in the town of Seneca for a residential fire. Deputies say Stanley and Seneca Castle fire departments were called to the scene, as well as Stanley-Hall-Gorham Volunteer Ambulance. Firefighters ... MORE
Fire, News, Ontario County, Seneca
Two people displaced after house fire in Victory

Two people displaced after house fire in Victory

Two people were temporarily displaced after a fire at a home in Victory. It started after 3 p.m., according to first responders, who say that it took a couple hours for the fire to be completely knocked down. Altogether, more than a ... MORE
Cayuga County, Fire, News, Victory
Bristol home suffers damage, two pets die after blaze (video)

Bristol home suffers damage, two pets die after blaze (video)

A fire on Friday damaged a home in Bristol, according to first responders. Firefighters said that the blaze started around 11 .m. on Andrews Way in the town of Bristol. Two people were able to escape. However, two cats died in the ... MORE
Bristol, Fire, News, Ontario County