Early in the evening of Tuesday, Jan. 7, fire destroyed a house trailer on Wall Street in Cold Spring. Firefighters from the Cold Spring Fire Company fought the blaze, also battling frigid temperatures. Fire companies from Fishkill, Garrison, North Highlands and Putnam Valley also assisted, standard procedure in the event of structural fires. The fire was caused accidentally during an attempt to heat frozen pipes. No one was injured in the incident.

Photo by Michael Turton

Trailer Fire Cold Spring

Behind The Story

Type: News

News: Based on facts, either observed and verified directly by the reporter, or reported and verified from knowledgeable sources.

Turton, who has been a reporter for The Current since its founding in 2010, moved to Philipstown from his native Ontario in 1998. Location: Cold Spring. Languages: English. Area of expertise: Cold Spring government, features