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Officials eye Christmas lights as possible cause in LI house fire

Posted: 2:32 AM, Dec 06, 2016
Updated: 2016-12-06 02:32:32-05

DEER PARK, N.Y. – Authorities are investigating a house fire possibly triggered by Christmas lights Monday afternoon.

Suffolk County police along with Deer Park and North Babylon firefighters responded to a blaze on West 4th Street around 5:30 p.m. Monday. It was placed under control about an hour later.

No injuries were reported.

Officials say they're looking into Christmas lights as the cause of the fire.