Marlando Williams was just settling in upstairs at his home when he heard a loud bang from the garage Friday afternoon.
At first, he and his wife, Sandra, were confused about what caused the noise until he ran downstairs and opened the garage door. Inside was a wall of black smoke obscuring a flickering fire. READ
The Riverhead and Flanders Fire Departments responded to a basement fire at a home on Phillips Avenue in Riverside Friday morning. READ
An electrical wire caught fire on Sound Avenue Tuesday afternoon, forcing traffic to be shut down in both directions between Herricks Lane and Church Lane. READ
An early morning blaze destroyed a building on the Lumber + Salt property Tuesday, according to the Jamesport Fire Department.
Two vehicles were damaged in a small fire at Riverehead Auto Mall on Route 58 Friday night, Riverhead Town police said.
Riverhead Town police officer Anthony Montalbano has only been on the force since 2013, but he already had something in common with 35-year veteran officer James Lydon before Sunday afternoon.
A Riverhead man was rescued from a fire Sunday by two Riverhead Town police officers, according to a press release.
Firefighters quickly tamped down a suspected electrical fire in the garage of a Jamesport house Saturday afternoon, according to police at the scene. READ