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Porch Fire Under Investigation in Coxsackie

By THOMAS MARRA , Correspondent | June 27, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 070121112

Coxsackie Fire responded to a report of a structure fire at 227 Mansion Street around 7:15 a.m. on Sunday, June 27.

Arriving units found a fire on the front porch of the building and declared a working structure fire.

The first arriving chiefs forced entry to the structure and had heavy smoke coming from the first floor, according to a post on the department’s Facebook page.

Athens Fire was dispatched for their ladder truck and New Baltimore Fire was dispatched for the FAST Team.

Fire was found in the walls and crews were operating in the basement to check for extension.

The fire was knocked down in approximately minutes and was contained to the first floor and the wall.

There were no injuries reported on the scene.

The Greene County Fire Investigation Team was dispatched to the scene and the cause of the fire is under investigation at this time.

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