SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. – Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire in the Village of Schaghticoke Thursday.
Schaghticoke dispatchers received a call at 2:49 a.m. for a structure fire at a garage at 158 Main St. in the village.
The garage is a total loss, and two houses and another garage were damaged as a result of the fire. At this time, a cause has yet to be determined and the Rensselaer County Sheriff's Office is currently conducting a joint investigation with the Rensselaer County fire investigation team to determine the cause of the fire.
If anyone has any information regarding the fire they are urged to contact Sergeant Shane J. Holcomb at the Rensselaer County Sheriff's Office 266-1981.
Several fire companies responded to fight the blaze, including Schaghticoke Village Fire Department, Hoosick Valley, Valley Falls, Johnsonville, Speigletown, and Melrose Fire Department.