On December 29th, 2018 at 2:41pm, the Waterloo Police Department and Waterloo Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire at 107 E Elisha St Apartment 3, in the Village of Waterloo. The resident reported a fire that started in a clothes dryer. The Waterloo Fire Department extinguished the fire, which was contained in one room, but there was smoke damage through out the apartment.
Assisting at the scene were Seneca Falls, Fayette, and Border City Fire Departments, North Seneca Ambulance, and the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office. The American Red Cross also responded to assist the resident of the apartment.
After investigation, the cause of the fire was determined to be accidental.