Endicott firefighters discover woman’s body in burning house

Authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was discovered after a fire broke out at a home in Endicott.

The Endicott Police Department is investigating a fatal fire that occurred at 100 Taylor Avenue in the Village of Endicott.

The fire at 100 Taylor Avenue on the north side of the village was reported around 8:25 a.m. Wednesday. A neighbor spotted smoke coming from the two-story house.

The fire started in a forward bedroom on the second floor of the structure.

A fire damaged a home at 100 Taylor Avenue in Endicott on September 28, 2022. Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News

A fire damaged a home at 100 Taylor Avenue in Endicott on Sept. 28, 2022. (Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News)

The woman’s body was found lying in a bed. The fire was confined to one room, although there was smoke and water damage in other parts of the house.

The blaze was brought under control in 15 minutes. The woman was the sole occupant of the house. No injuries were reported to firefighters.

An Endicott police officer and fire department at a home on Taylor Avenue on Sept. 28, 2022. Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News

An Endicott police officer and fire department at a house on Taylor Avenue on Sept. 28, 2022. (Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News)

Endicott Police Chief Patrick Garey could not comment on the situation at the scene of the fire.

The house is located in the village of Endicott, just west of the Union Line town.

The cause of the fire and the woman’s cause of death are under investigation.

Contact Bob Joseph, WNBF News reporter: [email protected] or (607) 545-2250. For the latest story development news and updates, follow @BinghamtonNow on Twitter.

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