Arson/Bomb Squad reports the details of a house fire that occurred on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 5:20 pm in Elmont.
According to detectives, Fifth Precinct Police responded to a house fire located at 146 Oakley Avenue. Upon police arrival, the house at this location was fully engulfed and they observed the fire had spread to the adjacent home. The Elmont Fire Department and Franklin Square Fire Department responded to extinguish the fire. The fire did cause extensive damage to both homes. A fire department personnel and two occupants at this residence, a male, 70 and female, 58, were injured and transported to a local hospital for treatment and evaluation. They are all currently listed in stable condition. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time and the investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Det. Marciano/ABS 11/14/19