Crews battle early morning fire on Putnam Street in Saratoga

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY (NEWS10) – Fire crews responded to an early morning structure fire at Mio Posto Restaurant at 68 Putnam Street in Saratoga on Thursday.

Police say the fire affected several other buildings in the vicinity, including locations at 24 and 30 Caroline Street.

Five occupied apartments inside 24 Carolina are temporarily displaced from the fire. It’s unknown how long residents will be displaced.

Crews are still fighting the fire at 30 Caroline, which is an unoccupied building.

Fire officials say an extension cord started the fire.

Members of Saratoga’s building department and code enforcement are on scene determining if the structure of the building was affected from the fire.

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