Arson/Bomb Squad detectives report the details of a house fire that occurred on Friday, May 20, 2016 at 1:46 pm in Jericho.
According to detectives, the Jericho Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at a Fern Drive West residence. The fire, which fully engulfed the home, was eventually extinguished with the assistance of numerous area fire departments and firefighters. The female victim, 23, was transported to a local hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation and internal burns. She is listed in critical condition. The male victim, 48, refused medical attention.
The Nassau County Arson/Bomb Squad along with The Nassau County Fire Marshal responded and no cause could be determined.