The Penn Yan Police Department reports that a fire on Main Street was contained to the first floor after it was reported on Thursday shortly after noon.
Officers say that they were called to 169 Main Street for the report of a house fire. Once on scene, fire was observed coming from a window on the first floor of the building. The Penn Yan Fire Department was able to contain the fire to that first floor, and officials say no one was home at the time of the fire.
The cause is still under investigation at this time. Penn Yan was assisted at the scene by the Benton Fire Department.
Photos from the scene below: