July 28, 2022, 2209 hours. The Lakeland Fire Department responds to 229 North 7th Street in regard to a house fire. Units arrive to find a fire in the basement of a single story private dwelling. The fire is quickly extinguished without incident.
Mutual aid was provided by Hauppauge, Nesconset, Central Islip, Holbrook and Ronkonkoma Fire Departments. Central Islip-Hauppauge Ambulance and Islip Exchange Ambulance sent crews to the scene. Islip Town Fire Marshals are handling the investigation.