House Fire in the Town of Lodi

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on April 25th, 2024 at approximately 12:18 PM Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a house fire at 2027 W Seneca Street in the Town of Lodi.

Upon arrival Deputies found the house engulfed in flames. Deputies found all occupants were out of the home, however several dogs and cats were killed in the fire. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation. The owner of the home Kimberly Hayward age 50, as well as to other residents Robert and Tine Ziegler ages 52 and 54 respectively, all of 2027 W Seneca Street in the Town of Lodi we’re not home at the time of the incident.

The home was uninsured and was significantly damaged. The Red Cross responded to the scene to assist the owner and residents. The home is estimated to be a total loss with an amount of $100,000 or more.

The Lodi Fire Department was assisted by the Ovid Fire Department, the Interlaken Fire Department, the Romulus Fire Department, the Fayette Fire Department and the Hector Fire Department as well as the Seneca County Fire Investigation Team.