Massive fire at Bath boarding house displaces 22, Red Cross now assisting

Firefighters say 22 male tenants were able to escape a fire at a boarding home in Bath safely.

First responders from a number of nearby agencies were called to a structure fire on E. Morris Street. The road was closed off for several hours as crews worked the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Fire departments from Savona, Kanona, Hammondsport, the Bath VA, Campbell, and Pulteney responded to the scene.

The Red Cross is assisting the 22 tenants.

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