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UPDATE: One firefighter hurt battling W. Bloomfield blaze (video)

Firefighters battle blaze at W. Bloomfield alpaca farm
First responders from Ontario, Monroe respond to alpaca farm fire It took first responders from two counties, but the structure fire at the Lazy Acre Alpacas property along Baker Road in West Bloomfield was extinguished ... more
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Family displaced after structure fire in Seneca Falls

Family displaced after structure fire in Seneca Falls
Police say one family was displaced, but the interior living space of a home was spared after a blaze Tuesday morning in Seneca Falls. The Seneca Falls Police Department reports that at approximately 8 a.m ... more
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One person suffers minor burns after fire in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports that one person suffered minor injuries after a reported fire Friday night. Police say firefighters were called to 2276 Lower Lake Road around 5:30 p.m. It was about 15 ... more
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Damage limited to home, personal property after Manchester blaze

Damage limited to home, personal property after Manchester blaze
On Saturday at approximately 1:01 p.m. first responders were called to 862 County Road 7 in Manchester for the report of a structure fire. Firefighters and EMS from Clifton Springs, Manchester, Phelps, Port Gibson, Oaks ... more
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Police: Cause of vehicle fire in Seneca Falls remains under investigation

Police: Cause of vehicle fire in Seneca Falls remains under investigation
The Seneca Falls Police Department reports that a vehicle fire is under investigation. On October 31st at 8:15 p.m. police responded to a reported vehicle fire at 22 Chapin Street. Upon arrival officers found that ... more
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Strip mall evacuated near Auburn after fire, gas leak

Building fire reported in Aurelius along Clark Street Road
Multiple stores were evacuated outside of Auburn on Friday after a reported fire above the OneMain Financial building. The report at the location, which is near Chilis, Dick's Sporting Goods, Kohl's and Home Depot - ... more
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Troopers: Charges pending against Naples man after truck crashes into house, igniting massive fire (full coverage)

Police: Truck crashes into Bloomfield home, causing fire and explosion (photos & video)
Troopers say that charges are pending against a Naples man following an explosive crash on Maple Avenue in Bloomfield, which happened around 11:20 p.m. on Wednesday. As result of the crash, a home located at ... more
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Cat credited with alerting owner to massive Lansing fire

Cat alerted owner to Lansing explosion, fire which left 12 homeless
About five years ago, Danielle Schafer rescued a kitten off the side of the road. The kitten was just weeks old, the final, tiny litter-mate remaining in Schafer’s tender grasp after its feral siblings scurried ... more
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Woman, dogs escape house fire in Camillus

Woman, dogs escape house fire in Camillus
A woman is in the hospital after a house fire Monday night in Camillus, and the fire chief says a smoke detector may have saved her life. The Warners-Memphis fire department got a call before ... more
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Romulus home a ‘total loss’ after weekend structure fire

Romulus home a 'total loss' after weekend structure fire
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Saturday around 2 a.m. deputies responded to 2081 Yerkes Road in the Town of Romulus for the report of a house fire. Deputies say that David Esh, ... more
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Investigation underway after vandals set fire to Station Church in Hornell

Vandal sets fire to Hornell church, investigation underway
Multiple agencies in Steuben County were called to a fire reported at the Station Church in Hornell after a fire broke out. According to a Facebook Livestream by the Church's pastor, the building was intentionally ... more
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Nine residents displaced by fire at University Park Apartments in Lansing

Nine residents displaced by fire at University Park Apartments in Lansing
The American Red Cross is assisting nine people from five families who became displaced by a fire Monday night at University Park Apartments in Lansing. All of the residents got out safely, according to the ... more
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Local fire departments using special masks to save pets

Local fire departments using special masks to save pets
More and more local firefighters are gearing up to save man's best friends and the local chapter of a nationwide organization is stepping up to get them life-saving equipment to use on pets. It’s part ... more
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Penn Yan Fire Department gets $210K grant

The Penn Yan Fire Department plans to replace some outdated air packs thanks to a large federal grant. The $210,285 grant was announced Monday in a press release from the office of Congressman Tom Reed ... more
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American Red Cross says increase in home fires as cold weather comes

American Red Cross says increase in home fires as cold weather comes
As the weather begins to get colder, and the holiday season approaches, the American Red Cross says the risk of home fires increases. According to the Red Cross, some of the most common fire-starters are ... more
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Hazmat incident deemed ‘non-hazardous’ by first responders in Lyons

Hazmat incident under investigation in Lyons
Troopers say that hazmat incident on William Street in Lyons was 'non-hazardous'. Police say the incident took place in the former Fox Drugs pharmacy according to the manager of the Ohman Theater. The manager told ... more
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Huge fire in Sodus displaces seven; claims lives of two dogs

Huge fire in Sodus displaces seven; claims lives of two dogs
First responders say a family of seven was forced out of their home after a large fire Wednesday night. The fire was reported a little after 10 p.m. in the Village of Sodus on Belden ... more
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Steuben man loses home, dog to devastating fire

East Campbell man loses home, dog to devastating fire
An East Campbell man is speaking out after a fire destroyed his home on Wednesday night. Twenty-one year old James Scott, is a volunteer firefighter for East Campbell. He says this was the first time ... more
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Victims of Richmond house explosion ID’d; propane leak led to blast

Victims of Richmond house explosion ID’d; propane leak led to blast
Ontario County Sheriff’s deputies have released the identities of the two people killed in Tuesday’s house explosion in Richmond, as well as the cause of the blast. Eric Higham, 80, and Gail Higham, 70, died when ... more
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Overnight fire damages Elbridge home

Overnight fire damages Elbridge home
Crews from multiple fire departments were called to a home in Elbridge late Wednesday night for a fire. It happened around 11:55 p.m. in the 5000 block of Campbell Road, near the fish hatchery. No ... more
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Two bodies recovered from site of explosion in Ontario County

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An exhaustive search effort was undertaken by first responders in Ontario County after a blast and subsequent fire destroyed a home on Quayle Road. Neighbors in the Town of Richmond said they heard the first ... more
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