Fire crew rush to extinguish garage blaze in Cayuta


CAYUTA, N.Y. (WETM-TV ) – Fire crew worked hard on Sunday night to extinguish a garage blaze in Cayuta.

The structure fire happened just before 6 pm on Beranack Road just off Route 224 near Alpine Junction.

According to the Odess Fire Department, firefighters found a 30’ x 40’ two story shop building well involved in fire being fanned by 20 to 30 mile per hour winds threatening a nearby house, propane tank and other vehicles and structures.

A 2nd alarm was requested along with additional units called from the following fire departments: Montour Falls, Newfield, Mecklenburg, Watkins Glen, Beaver Dams, Burdett, Millport, Horseheads and Town & Country. The Town & Country Fire Department also stood by at the Odessa Station.

The Schuyler County 911 Center and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation assisted with this incident.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Odessa Fire Department and the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control.

According to fire crews on the scene, no injuries were reported in the blaze.

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