The Arson Bomb Squad reports the details of a house fire that occurred on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, at 12:47 pm in Old Brookville.
According to Detectives, Old Westbury police responded to a house fire that occurred at 6 Michaels Lane. Upon police arrival, police observed a heavy smoke condition coming from the residence. Old Westbury Fire Department, with the assistance multiple local Fire Departments, responded and extinguished the flames and smoke condition. There were a total of thirty-five firefighters on scene. A male homeowner sustained smoke inhalation and an injury to his right leg. He was removed in a Nassau County Police Department Ambulance to a local hospital for treatment and evaluation. No other injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.