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Four-Alarm Wappingers Falls Business District Fire Spreads Rapidly

The area of East Main Street (Route 9D) in Wappingers Falls where the fire broke out.
The area of East Main Street (Route 9D) in Wappingers Falls where the fire broke out. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

This story has been updated.

A fire that broke out Saturday at 2655 East Main Street (Route 9D) in Wappingers Falls has spread to multiple businesses, been upgraded to a four-alarm fire and caused heavy damage to stores in the business district in the village.

The blaze was finally contained just before 8 p.m.

Route 9D was closed since the fire broke out just before 3 p.m.

No injuries were reported as of 7 p.m.

"Our thoughts go to those affected, Mayor (Matt) Alexander and the entire Village of Wappingers Falls," Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro said.

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