SEVERE WX : Winter Storm Watch View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Frankfort home damaged after porch catches fire

Firefighters from several departments responded to a multi-family home after flames broke out on a porch Wednesday afternoon.

Posted: Aug 14, 2019 4:52 PM
Updated: Aug 14, 2019 5:25 PM

FRANKFORT - Firefighters from several departments responded to a multi-family home after flames broke out on a porch Wednesday afternoon.

Flames could be seen spouting from the roof of the second floor porch of the house on Reese Road, near Second Avenue.

The fire on Reese Road in Frankfort on August 14. (photo: Julie Mower)

A witness, Julie Mower, told NewsChannel 2 someone driving by spotted the fire and knocked on the door to make sure everyone got out safely.

NewsChannel 2’s crew on the scene reported blackened siding and a fire truck’s ladder extended over the roof. Utility crews were also called to the scene.

Firefighters are working to determine a cause.

Article Comments

Utica
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 37°
Oneonta
Overcast
43° wxIcon
Hi: 48° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 38°
Herkimer
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 45° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 37°
Thendara
Overcast
40° wxIcon
Hi: 43° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 37°
WKTV Radar
WKTV Temperatures
WKTV Severe Weather
Cool To Be Kind

23 courses for only $79.99
Flood Coverage