06-19-2019 | 11:30 PM | MASSAPEQUA,NY — On Wednesday June 19, 2019 at 11:30 p.m., North Massapequa Fire Department responded to a fully involved house fire at 12 Garden Avenue in Massapeuqa, New York. When firefighters arrive they found a two story single family home fully engulfed in flames. Flames lit up the night sky reaching 20 feet or greater. Mutual aid was immediately requested from nine neighboring fire departments. Sources say the flames were so intense it caught high tension wires on fire which caused the fire to spread to a neighboring home. North Massapequa Fire Department upgraded the fire to a 2nd alarm fire response at 11:57p.m. No injuries were reported. A cat in home did reportedly perish. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
05-06-2019 | PATERSON,NJ — Multiple businesses were destroyed and many people were left homeless early Monday morning in Paterson, New Jersey, A fire broke out at a building at River Street & Straight Street after midnight. Flames lit up the night sky over the Passaic River. Firefighters from numerous agencies battled the fire which reached 5 alarms.