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MEXICO — One person is dead following a fire Thursday morning at a home on Kenyon Road in the town.

A preliminary investigation revealed there was one occupant inside the one-and-a-half story home at the time of the fire, and that person died. The victim has been identified and release of the name is pending proper notification to family.

At around 6:43 a.m., members of the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Kenyon Road.

The incident is still under investigation and more information will be provided once it becomes available.

The Oswego County Sheriff’s Office were assisted on-scene by the New York State Police, McFee Ambulance, Oswego County Fire Coordinator’s Office, Fire Investigations Team and many local fire departments, including departments from: Mexico, Hastings, West Monroe, Parish, Scriba, New Haven, Palermo, Sandy Creek, Granby Center, Hannibal, Minetto, Oswego, Central Square, Volney and Ringgold.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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