On the afternoon of Saturday, November 17th, 2018 the Hempstead Fire Department was dispatched to a house fire on Thorne Avenue off Henry Street. When firefighters arrived on scene, they were met with heavy fire on the second floor of a two and a half story private dwelling. A working fire was transmitted, and mutual aid notified. Among the departments called were Rockville Centre, Uniondale, South Hempstead, Roosevelt, Baldwin and West Hempstead among others. One firefighter was transported from the scene to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation and all fire department units were under the command of Hempstead Chief of Department Giardino .
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