EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Two homes went up in flames and at least three people were hurt after an explosion on Long Island.
Investigators say the blast came from a propane tank at a home on Seventh Street in East Meadow around 8:30 p.m. Thursday.READ MORE: NYPD Officer Wilbert Mora Remains In Grave Condition At NYU Langone
The fire then spread to a second house.READ MORE: NYPD Officer Jason Rivera 'Always Said He Wanted To Be A Police Officer;' Wake And Funeral Set For This Week
One person was taken to the hospital. Two more people were treated at the scene for minor injuries.MORE NEWS: New York Seeing Progress In Fight Against Omicron Surge
There’s no word on what caused the tank to explode.