ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A residence in Hopewell saw significant damage after a fire on Sunday evening, according to the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office.
Just before 5 pm, Ontario County deputies and multiple fire agencies responded to a report of a structure fire at a residence on Route 5 and 20 Lot 4. Canandaigua EMS also responded to the scene. The resident of the home was unharmed.
According to deputies, the fire crews were able to keep the fire under control within an hour, but not before it caused significant smoke and fire damage to the home.
The area was shut down for a few hours while crews worked to put out the fire.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation by the Ontario Fire Department. The Chesire, Crystal Beach, and Federal VA Fire Departments all assisted with putting out the fire.