Yesterday, the Cortlandville responded to a fire alarm activation around 6:25pm at the Steven’s Manor Apartments in the Town of Cortlandville.
As the fire department was responded, they had been advised of a smoke condition inside one of the apartment buildings. On arrival firefighters found a small fire on top of a stove that was spreading to the kitchen cabinets of the apartment.
Cortlandville Fire was able to extinguish the fire quickly and remained on scene afterwards to clear out smoke from the building. The fire department was back in service about an hour after the initial call. Assisting the Cortlandville Fire Department was the Cortland County Sheriff’s Office.