A structure fire that started about 12:15 p.m. Friday in the town of Norwich was still under investigation, Chenango County Fire Coordinator Matthew Beckwith said in a telephone message Friday afternoon. He said he couldn’t provide further details.
The building was at 5198 State Highway 12. The roadway was closed for a number of hours, while the departments worked at the scene, Beckwith said. The building suffered minimal damage because of great work by the Norwich Fire Department assisted by the Oxford Fire Department he said. Two messages left at the Norwich department were not returned.
Beckwith said his office is assisting Norwich in the investigation.