PLAINVIEW, L.I. — A woman is dead in a house fire in Plainview on Long Island Saturday afternoon, police said.
The fire began at around 12:35 p.m on Audrey Avenue. The Plainview Fire Department extinguished the blaze with the help of several nearby departments. Upon further inspection, the body of a 65-year-old woman was found dead in an upstairs bedroom.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation but police say it doesn't appear to be a criminal act.