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Gas grill blamed for overnight Rotterdam house fire

Firefighters battled a two-alarm fire on Mercer Avenue in Rotterdam early Wednesday morning.
Photographer: Peter R. Barber
Firefighters battled a two-alarm fire on Mercer Avenue in Rotterdam early Wednesday morning.
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Residents of a Rotterdam home escaped uninjured and a cat was rescued by firefighters in an early morning house fire Wednesday, officials said.

The fire was not suspicious, officials said, with an investigation pointing to a gas grill as a possible cause.

Firefighters were called to 239 Mercer Ave. about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, Carman Fire Chief John G. Nuzback said. A second-floor resident heard a noise and looked outside, Nuzback said, then saw an ...

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