On the night of Tuesday, October 27th, 2020 the Wantagh Fire Department was called to a house fire on Hilaire Way off Gwenn Gate. When firefighters arrived on scene, they were met with smoke showing from a two-story private dwelling. Upon further investigation fire was located on the first and second floors on the number three side of the residence. A signal ten [working fire] was transmitted and mutual aid notified. Among the departments called for mutual aid was Seaford, Massapequa, and North Bellmore. Firefighters put at least two hand lines into operation and all occupants made it safely out of the home. The scene was placed under control within forty-five minutes and all fire department units were under the command of Wantagh Chief of Department Kelly .
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