LEVITTOWN, L.I. — A woman is dead after a fire engulfed her home on Long Island Saturday morning, Nassau County police said.
Officers responded to a fire on Forester Lane at about 11:15 a.m. They observed heavy black smoke surrounding the home. Local fire officials were able to force entry into the place and located an unconscious 61-year-old woman.
The victim was pronounced dead on the scene. The fire does not appear to be suspicious, according to police. The investigation is ongoing.