Fire raced through a home in the Leeds Fire District on Green Lake Road. First responding units arrived to a heavy fire load throughout the structure. The home interior was severely damaged. One resident evacuated the house before fire units arrived. Units assisting Leeds were West Athens Lime Street, Cairo, Town of Catskill Ambulance and Catskill Fire. Greene County Fire Investigation Teamalso responded. The cause of the fire was believed to be from a barbecue grill’s hot coals that were stored on an outside porch. No injuries were reported.
– Fire News photos by John C. Miller