21-year-old woman killed in Caledonia apartment fire identified

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CALEDONIA, N.Y. (WROC) — Multiple crews were called to extinguish a two-story house fire off Caledonia Avon Road on Saturday evening which claimed the life of a 21-year-old woman.

Officials responded around 7:30 p.m. to find the back of the apartment complex completely engulfed in flames.

They say it took firefighters bout five hours to contain the flames and clear the scene. All other occupants got out safely.

The victim was identified Monday as 21-year-old Mikayla Ross.

Two sheriff’s deputies were treated on scene for minor cuts, bruises, and smoke inhalation, but we’re not transported to a hospital for further treatment.

The Red Cross is currently assisting seven adults and two children with temporary housing.

Authorities continue to investigate the cause of the fire.

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