Man Killed in House Fire

MILLER PLACE – 106 Parkside Ave., Miller Place / Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 11:50 p.m.

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad and Arson Section detectives are investigating a fire that killed a man in Miller Place last night.

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The man was transported by the Miller Place Fire Department to John T. Mather Memorial Hospital in Port Jefferson where he was pronounced dead. The man’s identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

In addition to the firefighters from the Miller Place Fire Department, firefighters from the Rocky Point, Sound Beach, Mount Sinai and Middle Island Fire Departments responded to extinguish the fire.

Following a preliminary investigation, detectives believe the fire is non-criminal in nature.

 Case Number: RD/1000