5PM Update: Fire is out, Ovid Street is again open to traffic.
A fire broke out at an apartment house at 71 Ovid Street in Seneca Falls Monday afternoon. Seneca Falls, Waterloo, Border City, Fayette, and Geneva Fire Departments were called to the scene shortly before 2 o’clock. Witnesses reported seeing smoke coming from the eaves of the home, which has four apartments inside.
The Seneca County Fire Investigation team was activated and called to the scene. Two people were said to have been inside the home working when the fire was first reported.
Ovid Street was shut down to traffic.
We will bring you more on this developing story as information is made available.