Fire damaged a Greenport house Tuesday night. The call first came in just after 8:30 at 4150 Route 23, a home on the dirt road, just off the Columbia County side of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge. Fire fighters from Greenport, Livingston, Hudson, and Claverack responded, with Greenport Rescue.
We're told the call first came in as smoke in the basement, arriving units reported a working fire. The fire may have started in an appliance. There was damage to the home.