Laundromat in Watertown evacuated Saturday morning after dryer fire

Laundromat in Watertown evacuated Saturday morning after dryer fire
Fire crews responded to Colonial Laundromat on N. Massey St. Saturday morning (Source: wwny)

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Watertown fire crews were called to Colonial Laundromat on N. Massey St. just after 11 a.m. Saturday after a dryer caught fire.

Officials say people inside tried putting out the fire with extinguishers. Firefighters quickly arrived and finished the job.

They were seen hauling some singed clothes out of the laundromat late Saturday morning.

The business was evacuated for about an hour. No one was hurt.

A heap of fire damaged clothes outside of Colonial Laundromat on N. Massey St.
A heap of fire damaged clothes outside of Colonial Laundromat on N. Massey St. (Source: wwny)

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