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House Fire on Fletcher Drive in Newburgh

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | May 15, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 051721111

NEWBURGH, NY - Orange Lake FD responded to a reported structure fire at 131 Fletcher Drive North on May 15th. Car One arrived and advised that smoke was showing and requested a second-alarm sounded. Winona Lake FD responded with an engine, as well as City of Newburgh FD. Two lines were stretched and the fire was knocked down. Companies then checked for extensions. Deputy Fire Coordinator 36-15, Town of Newburgh Police and Town of Newburgh EMS were at the scene. Central Hudson was called for a power cut. Also requested to the scene was the Town of Newburgh Fire Inspector. Fletcher Drive was blocked off by Orange Lake Fire Police, and Cronomer Valley FD and Good Will FD stood by during the incident.

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