May 12, 2022 1313 hours. The Brookhaven Fire Department is dispatched to a report of smoke coming from 27 Probst Drive in Shirley. Units arrived to find an active fire in the garage of a two story dwelling. Crews stretched on the fire and mutual aid was requested from the Mastic, Mastic Beach, Bellport and Center Moriches Fire Departments. Firefighters were able to save a number of cats who were given oxygen at the scene and then taken to a vet by the occupants of the house. Shirley Ambulance was on scene but there were no injuries. The fire was placed under control within 30 minutes and units operated on scene for approximately 2 hours. Brookhaven Fire Marshals and Suffolk Arson Detectives are handling the investigation. Pics from GroupMe. If they are yours, please let me know so I can either remove them or credit you.
Brookhaven FD-house fire on Probst Dr
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