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Fire crews battle blaze at old vacant church in Floyd
.FLOYD, N.Y. (WKTV) - Emergency crews put out a fire at a church on Old Floyd Road in Floyd Friday evening.
An old vacant church caught fire at around 6:30 p.m. while it was being worked on, fire officials said.
The Town of Floyd Chief Daniel Schwertfeger said it took firefighters about 45 minutes to knock down the majority of the flames. He also said the blaze started from sparks that came from a grinder, grinding a bolt.
There were no injuries. The church was destroyed.