Flames and smoke were billowing into the sky in Nassau County Tuesday night, after a house apparently exploded.
Volunteer emergency personnel from around Fairfield County were asked to respond Tuesday afternoon.
The incident occurred at around 2 p.m. Wednesday at 162-39 84th St., in Howard Beach.
Susan Powell made national headlines when she vanished, now her husband and two children are dead in an explosion that seems to have been intentional.
A Nassau County man is lucky to be alive after his Syosset home suddenly exploded, with the force of the explosion literally rocking the neighborhood.