Firefighters from several area departments were involved in a large blaze that happened last night in the Herkimer County town of Russia.

WKTV reports as part of this large fire,

State Police confirm that one person is dead after an accident and a fire at the same address on Grant Road in the Town of Russia. Police say the property owner blocked his driveway with a front loader and then slammed his car into it….

The Poland Fire Department has posted some incredibly intense photos of fighting the blaze on thier Facebook page.

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Location of the fire via Google Maps