1 dead in garage fire on Long Island: officials

MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. — At least one person is dead after a fire broke out at a Long Island house Tuesday night.

Authorities were called to the blaze at 9 Martin St. in Massapequa at about 9:46 p.m.

The fire started in the home’s garage, said authorities.

The victim’s identity was not immediately released.

The homicide squad and arson bomb squad are investigating the fire.