CENTEREACH, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A man was found dead Wednesday afternoon after crews put out a fire in Centereach, Long Island.

Neighbors called 911 when they heard an explosion and flames at 30 Minerva Lane around 2:40 p.m., Suffolk County police said.

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When police and firefighters arrived, Timothy Oskey, 50, was found unresponsive lying on the floor of the basement, police said.

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Oskey was rushed to Stony Brook University Hospital in Stony Brook, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

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The cause of the fire was not available late Wednesday.