STONY BROOK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Barbara DeSouza, who was critically injured in a fire at her home in Mastic on April 26th, died on Sunday at Stony Brook University Medical Center, Suffolk County Police said.

Around 11:15 p.m. on April 26th, firefighters were called to the houseafter getting a 911 call from a neighbor. When they arrived, the house was fully engulfed in flames.

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It took crews nearly two hours to put out the blaze, and firefighters were able to pull three people from the home.

DeSouza, her husband Douglas and a third man were all taken to the hospital, where the two men died.

Suffolk County Det. Sgt. Thomas Groneman said every possible effort was made to rescue the victims.

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“The Mastic Fire Department arrived, several of their firefighters went in and they made a heroic effort,” Groneman said.

Investigators said the deadly blaze appears to be a tragic accident.

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