Huntington Station Garage Goes Up In Smoke

Photo/Huntington Manor Fire Department A garage at a Fourth Avenue home in Huntington Station is engulfed by flames early this morning. Fire officials said there were no reported injuries and that they were able to contain the blaze.

Photo/Huntington Manor Fire Department
A garage at a Fourth Avenue home in Huntington Station is engulfed by flames early this morning. Fire officials said there were no reported injuries and that they were able to contain the blaze.

A garage at a Huntington Station home caught fire this morning, fire officials said.

The Huntingotn Manor Fire Department responded to the Fourth Avenue home at around 8:30 a.m. Forty firefighters using five trucks battled the blaze and were able to keep it from spreading to an adjacent garage, officials said.

There were no reported injuries.

First Assistant Chief Mike DePasquale and Third Assistant Chief Chuck Brady directed “fireground operations.”

The Huntington Fire Department assisted at the scene with a rapid intervention team, and Huntington Community Fire Aid Squad provided EMS.

The Town of Huntington Fire Marshal and Suffolk Police Arson Squad are investigating the origin of the fire, officials said.

-ANDREW WROBLEWSKI