A house was destroyed by fire Thursday afternoon in Hopewell.
The fire at Stuart and Sarah Scarborough’s home broke out on State Route 488, near Petit Road, shortly before 2. Two adults and several children were able to escape unharmed. The house is a total loss. According to investigators, it appears one of the children set a fire in the bathroom of the home, and it accidentally spread.
Members of the Hopewell, Shortsville, Clifton Springs and Seneca Castle Fire Departments responded to the scene, as did Canandaigua Ambulance.
We have video from the scene below provided by Code 35 Photography