The Arson Bomb Squad is investigating a Fire that occurred in New Hyde Park on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 6:36 am.
According to detectives, Third Precinct police responded to a house fire at 1 Hillside Boulevard. Upon arrival, police observed heavy smoke coming out of a third-floor window. Police kicked in a rear door and were able to safely evacuate 6 occupants and a dog that were on the second floor. There were no injuries reported. The Nassau County Fire Marshall responded as well as the Floral Park Fire Department, South Floral Park Fire department, Floral Park Center, New Hyde Park, Garden City Park, Mineola, and Manhasset Fire Departments. There were 12 Fire Apparatus and 75 Fire personnel on scene. Damage was moderate to heavy. The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Det. Randazzo / Arson Bomb Squad 05/12/20/1150/8348