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Second-Alarm Structure Fire in New Windsor

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | May 24, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 052421111

NEW WINDSOR, NY - On May 24th, New Windsor FD responded to a structure fire at 24 Ruscitti Road on the property of A&R Concrete.

Smoke was showing from the roadway on arrival and Command requested a second-alarm to be transmitted, sending City of Newburgh FD to the scene with an engine, Vails Gate FD with a ladder and Good-Will FD with an engine. New Windsor had three lines stretched, and Vails Gate set up their ladder and was in operation.

New Windsor PD blocked off the road during the incident. Deputy Orange County Fire Coordinator 36-15 was at the scene and New Windsor EMS was on stand by. Central Hudson was called for a power cut. New Windsor PD ID Unit and Detectives were also at the scene taking pictures and interviewing people. The fire is under investigation.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.