Updated: The Melville Volunteer Fire Department was fighting a blaze that broke out Saturday night at the Avalon Court Luxury Apartments.
The fire at 11210 Avalon Court Dr. began about 6 p.m.
Other fire departments that responded included:
Huntington Community First Aid Squad
Wyandanch-Wheatley Heights VAC
Suffolk FRES Coordinators and OEM
American Red Cross
On Facebook, the Melville department wrote, “We are well aware of the heavy smoke condition in the area,” the Melville Fire Department wrote on its Facebook page. “Please stay clear of this area.”
Photo by the Melville Fire Department