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Yorkville garage destroyed after catching fire

Dark gray smoke could be seen for miles after a garage caught fire on Calder Avenue in Yorkville Monday morning.

Posted: Jan 7, 2020 10:44 AM
Updated: Jan 7, 2020 12:30 PM

YORKVILLE, N.Y. – Dark gray smoke could be seen for miles after a garage caught fire on Calder Avenue in Yorkville Monday morning.

Yorkville and Whitesboro fire departments responded to the scene around 9:30 a.m., and blocked traffic on Calder and Champlin avenues to while crews battled the blaze.

Keith Hunt // WKTV

The fire was confined to the garage at 6 Calder Ave., but the intensity of the flames melted the siding on neighboring homes.

The garage and its contents were destroyed during the incident.

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