Pole barn at Nick's Lawn Service heavily damaged by fire


WHITESBORO — A pole barn at Nick's Lawn Service on Main Street in Whitesboro was heavily damaged by fire Tuesday afternoon, according to county fire officials.

The alarm was raised shortly before 2 p.m. for heavy smoke in the area of the Main Street business. The pole barn is located between Whitesboro Street and Davis Avenue. A portion of Main Street was closed to traffic.

Volunteers from five area departments responded battle the blaze. Officials said the fire was declared under control after about an hour. The barn and several large pieces of equipment were damaged by fire.

The cause remains under investigation.

The Whitesboro, Maynard, Yorkville, New Hartford and Oriskany fire departments responded.


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