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Sheriff: River Rd. fire damage estimated to be in tens-of-thousands despite quick response by Waterloo FD

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Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson provided an update Wednesday morning about a fire that happened at 1436 West River Road in the town of Fayette Tuesday evening.

Around 5:40 p.m. deputies responded for a reported structure fire. Upon arrival, they found a building on fire, with its owner standing outside.

DiSanto Propane (Billboard)

No injuries were reported. Waterloo Fire Department responded and put out the fire. Mutual aid from Fayette, Seneca Falls, and Border City assisted. North Seneca Ambulance was also called to the scene.

The Seneca County Fire investigation team responded and upon initial investigation it was determined the fire was accidental from a vehicle in the business.

Fire damage to the home is estimated to be several tens of thousands of dollars and a vehicle was damaged as well.

Photo by Greg Cotterill, Finger Lakes Daily News