Main menu


East Greenbush Fire | East Greenbush fire update

East Greenbush fire update

About 13,000 customers in East Greenbush are without power as a result of a fire at the Forrest Road National Grid subdivision, according to Rensselaer County.

According to Rensselaer County, firefighters are putting out the fire at the subdivision. The county advises vehicles to use caution because several traffic lights are out due to the fire.

There have been no reports of injuries related to the explosion at the community, according to East Greenbush Police.

East Greenbush fire update

East Greenbush Fire 

When the power will return is uncertain. The National Grid outage map's earliest update indicated 8:00 p.m. The restoration window has been moved back to most people from 10:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. as of 8:00 p.m. As we discover more, we'll keep checking and making updates.

If there is no emergency involving police, fire, or EMS, Rensselaer County dispatch advised against reporting outages to the emergency number. Report them here instead.

This story is still developing. For more details, NewsChannel 13 contacted the fire and police departments. We have not heard back as of yet.