The Homicide Squad and the Arson Bomb Squad are investigating a house fire that occurred on Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at 4:35 p.m. in Massapequa Park.
According to Detectives, Officers arrived at 291 Eastlake Avenue and discovered this home fully engulfed in flames. Massapequa Fire Department responded, extinguished the fire, and rescued a male, 58, from the basement. The male was transported to a local area hospital and is in critical condition. Two other residents of the home were also transported to local area hospitals for smoke inhalation and are expected to recover. One Fire Fighter was treated by Medics at scene for exhaustion. Nassau County Fire Marshal at scene.
The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Det./Sgt. Bertini 12/28/21/2146/9595
***UPDATE*** D/Sgt. Bertini 12/31/21/1440/7990
The above listed victim identified as Brian Moran, 58, of Freeport has succumbed to his injuries.