one dead after house fire
01-25-2020 | 12:40 PM | PLAINVIEW,NY— A 65 year old female is dead after a fire swept through a Long Island Home Saturday Afternoon. The fire reported to 911 around 12:40 p.m. Saturday at a home on Audrey Avenue in Plainview, New York.
Multiple neighboring fire departments from Hicksville, Bethpage, Syosset, Farmingdale and Melville responded to the blaze to assist the Plainview Fire Department. Firefighters battled heavy fire conditions in a bedroom on the 2nd floor of the home.
Fire officials say crews encountered clutter conditions or collier masion conditions inside the home which made fighting the blaze difficult. Fire officials confirm firefighters discovered the deceased victim on the second floor of the home after the fire was extinguished.
The fire remains under investigation by the Nassau County Fire Marshal. Nassau County Police say they believe the cause of the fire is non-criminal.