On the evening of August 9, 2023, the South Farmingdale Fire Department along with mutual aid companies operated on the scene of a fire on Plitt Avenue in the dead end off Graham Street. Firefighters put multiple handlines and one tower ladder into operation for heavy fire throughout a two-story private dwelling. Fortunately, all occupants made it safely out of the residence and there were no serious injuries. The cause of the fire was under investigation. All fire department units were under the command of South Farmingdale First Assistant Chief McFarlane.

– Fire News photos by K2MPhotography.com and Paul Mazza