The Arson Bomb Squad is reporting the details of a house fire that occurred on Friday, August 20, 2021 at 12:10 p.m. in Hicksville.
According to Detectives, Officers responded to 51 Elwood avenue for a house fire. When Officers arrived, the house was fully engulfed in flames and the Hicksville Fire Chief was on scene. There were approximately 60 members from local Fire departments who assisted; Westbury, East Meadow, Levittown, Syosset, and Bethpage. A 37-year-old male, who resides at the home suffered burns to both of his hands and feet. He was transported to a local area hospital for treatment.
The Fire Marshal is investigating the source of the fire.
Details by: Det. Purcell/ABS8/20/21/2224/9595