NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One firefighter and three other people were injured in a massive house fire in Massapequa Park, Long Island, on Tuesday.
More than 75 firefighters from nine fire departments battled to control the fire on East Lake Avenue around 4:30 p.m.READ MORE: Sources: Suspect In Shooting Of NYPD Officers Had Multiple Weapons, Including AR-15 With 20 Rounds Hidden Under Mattress
Officials say three people living in the home were rescued from the flames. They were taken to a nearby hospital.READ MORE: Mayor Eric Adams' Plan To Address Gun Violence Includes Return Of Plainclothes Police Unit
One person was in critical condition. The other two had minor injuries.
The firefighter also suffered minor injuries and is expected to be OK.MORE NEWS: New York State Supreme Court Strikes Down Gov. Kathy Hochul's Mask Mandate
Investigators are trying to determine what started the blaze.