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Structure fire at North Seneca Sportsman Club ruled accidental

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on June 27 around 1:30 p.m. deputies and emergency services responded to 334 Rte 318 for a structure fire.

The address is the site of the North Seneca Sportsman Club in the Town of Junius.

Upon arrival first responders located a pole barn garage with heavy smoke conditions. Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire and determined the fire to be accidental.

The structure sustained heavy damages to the south, west and east sides as well as the roof.

No one was inside the structure although one dog perished in the blaze. The Seneca County Fire Investigation Team and Codes responded to the scene for further investigation.

Deputies report several Departments responded for mutual aid including: Junius Fire, The Seneca County Fire Coordinator, Border City fire, Waterloo Fire, Fayette fire, North Seneca Ambulance, Lyons Fire and Seneca County Code Enforcement.