Kathy Welsh

Kathy Welsh

ELLENVILLE – Ellenville Police in conjunction with the Ulster County Sheriff’s Department, and multiple fire companies from Ulster and Sullivan counties, and the Ellenville Rescue Squad, are operating the scene of a large structure fire at the Emerald Pond Estates located on Rt. 209 in the Village of Ellenville.

Police said the fire broke out about 2:20 a.m. Friday morning in the D building.

Two Ellenville Police officers were taken to Ellenville Regional Hospital and are currently being treated for a leg injury and smoke inhalation at this time.

The residents of the building have been relocated to the court room at Village hall for temporary shelter.

Route 209 North and South are closed at each end of Nevele Road.

All traffic will be detoured through Nevele Road until further notice.

HVNN.com will have more on this story as it develops.


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