LAWRENCE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Two firefighters were injured battling a blaze in Nassau County.
Police said the flames broke out around 12:30 a.m. at a synagogue inside a home on Seagirt Avenue in Lawrence, near the Queens border.READ MORE: New York State Legislature Votes To Curb Gov. Cuomo's Emergency Powers
Dozens of firefighters responded to the scene, including members of the FDNY.
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The two firefighters were injured after the roof of the home collapsed.
Officials say the Torah and other religious items inside were saved.MORE NEWS: Immersive Public Art Installation Now On Display At Domino Park
There’s no word on what caused the fire.