Grease fire does damage to Oneonta appartment Thursday Evening

The Oneonta Fire Department reports that unattended food cooking on a stove on Thursday night led to a grease fire at an apartment at 7 Raymond Avenue. The male occupant of the appartment put water on the fire in a panic which spread the burning grease. When the fire department got there they put out the blaze which did quite a bit of damage to the apartment. The unidentified male was taken to the hospital to be checked out.