TRUMANSBURG, NY – A house fire was reported near the 1400 block of Taughannock Boulevard in the town of Ulysses.

The situation was reported as a house fire at 5:18 p.m. Multiple agencies responded, including Trumansburg Fire Department, Trumansburg Ambulance, Enfield Fire Department, Mecklenburg Fire Department and Ithaca Fire Department. Newfield Fire Department is on standby in Enfield, and two units from Ovid were standing by at Trumansburg.

The Tompkins County Sheriff’s department is on scene to assist. The Red Cross was also notified.

It appears that a woman who lived in the home is seeking minor treatment from EMS. No other injuries were reported.

The damage from the fire appears to be serious.

All lanes in the nearby area are closed. Expect major traffic delays.

This is a developing story.

Michael Smith

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