PORT LEYDEN An early morning fire Wednesday destroyed a town of Leyden residence.
Port Leyden firefighters at 4:18 a.m. were called to the home of Jamie Sullivan, 3503 Route 12, and requested mutual aid from Lyons Falls firefighters.
The building and its contents were deemed a total loss, according to Lewis County Fire Coordinator James M. Martin.
No one was home at the time the fire started, Mr. Martin said.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.