A three-structure fire in McGraw just before 1:30 this morning (July 19) started in a garage and took little time to engulf the two surrounding homes and cause their immediate evacuation.
Crews from McGraw responded to the scene on Highland Avenue, along with aid from Cortlandville, Cortland City Fire, Homer and Cincinnatus.
Thankfully, there were no injuries.
Red Cross volunteers also responded to provide assistance to the displaced residents. State Fire and National Grid were also called during the cleanup process.
Details are still very preliminary and we’ll will be update this story as information becomes available.