A house is being called a total loss after a fire Saturday morning in Pierrepont.
Five departments responded to the fire at the residence of Steve and Wendy Stowe after the initial call for help around 4:30 am.
All three residents were able to escape the house at 6548 county route 24 safely. The fire was contained by 7 am. A press release labeled the cause only as 'accidental'.
Monday, August 3, 2015, Watertown, NY