The Elmont Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a garage fire in the vicinity of Ludlam Avenue and Fieldmere Street on the morning of Sunday, February 18th, 2018. Responding fire department units were advised by Nassau County Fire Communications that at least two calls were received reporting the fire and that it may be possibly located on Gotham Avenue. When firefighters arrived on scene they were met with fire showing from a two-story detached garage to the rear of 5 Bonta Street. A signal ten [working fire] was transmitted for fire throughout an approximately 20 x 20 two-story detached garage. Floral Park was notified for the FAST and responded with Ladder 123. Elmont Engine 703, using the department spare engine at the time of the fire, pulled first due. Two hand lines were stretched and put into operation to fight the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation and all fire department units were under the command of Elmont First Assistant Chief Joseph Luckman .
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