HERKIMER, N.Y. (UPDATED) -- According to the deputy chief with the Herkimer Fire Department, what started out as a small fire, outside a salon on East German Street Wednesday evening, eventually grew and quickly spread to the roof above it.
The salon is destroyed, but not the entire building.
The fire broke out on Wednesday, before 10:30 p.m., at Flawless Salon and Beauty Bar on East German Street.
The deputy fire chief says this building houses more than just the salon, at least three other businesses occupy it.
Crews from Herkimer, Ilion, Frankfort and Little Falls fought the fire. MOVAC Ambulance was also at the scene.
No injuries were reported, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.