Contact Us
Nassau Daily Voice serves Glen Cove, Hempstead, Long Beach, North Hempstead & Oyster Bay
Return to your home site

Menu

Nassau Daily Voice serves Glen Cove, Hempstead, Long Beach, North Hempstead & Oyster Bay

Nearby Towns

  • Suffolk
    serves Babylon, Brookhaven, Huntington, Islip, North Fork, Riverhead, Smithtown & The Hamptons
Breaking News: Man Sentenced For 'Brutal' Rape, Assault Of Woman In Nassau County, DA Says
Police & Fire

Details Emerge After Fire Rips Through Row Of Nassau County Stores

A row of shops received heavy damage during a four-alarm fire.
A row of shops received heavy damage during a four-alarm fire. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

New details have been released after an early morning four-alarm fire damaged several businesses at a Long Island shopping plaza.

The fire started around 2:40 a.m., Friday, Nov. 22 in Cedarhurst when Nassau County Police called the Lawrence Cedarhurst Fire Department reporting smoke coming from the building.

The building, located at 604 Central Avenue, is home to a yogurt and ice cream store, a dry cleaner, pharmacy, and a pizza restaurant.

Officers responded to the building within minutes and were met by an employee who opened one of the businesses.

Firefighters found that the fire had spread to the basement area of the building, causing the fire to spread to all stores, Nassau County Police said.

All of the businesses received heavy damage.

Lawrence/Cedarhurst Fire Department was assisted by Woodmere, Inwood, Hewlett, Long Beach, Valley Stream, Meadowmere Park, Lynbrook, Hempstead, Atlantic Beach, Elmont, Rockville Centre, Freeport, Oceanside, Roosevelt, Baldwin, Malverne, East Rockaway, and Lakeview fire department.

The Nassau County Fire Marshall and Arson/Bomb Squad detectives also responded.

There were no reported injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Nassau Daily Voice!

Serves Glen Cove, Hempstead, Long Beach, North Hempstead & Oyster Bay

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Nassau Daily Voice!

Serves Glen Cove, Hempstead, Long Beach, North Hempstead & Oyster Bay

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.