The Smithtown Fire Department responded to a house fire on Sandalwood Drive in Smithtown. Upon arrival of firefighters the home was fully engulfed in flames which were extending to vehicles in the driveway and a neighboring residence. All occupants were able to safely evacuate without injury. Mutual aid was requested from Hauppauge, Nesconset, Saint James, Kings Park and Commack to the scene. Nissequogue, Kings Park and Commack Ambulance stood by. The Smithtown Fire Marshal and Suffolk Police were investigating.

– Fire News photos by Joseph C. Sperber