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Ex-Chief Nicholas Luparella/Denise Civiletti Riverhead Local/photos Pete Blasl, April 15

A serious crash had Sound Avenue closed to traffic in both directions for three hours today between Phillips Lane and West Lane in Aquebogue.
A car and a landscaping truck collided head-on on Sound Avenue at about 4:05 p.m.
The operator of one vehicle was transported by Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps to Peconic Bay Medical Center.
An occupant of the other vehicle, a passenger car, is being air-lifted ... (Full Story & Photos)

Structure fire Marcy Ave

Ex-Chief Nicholas Luparella/Denise Civiletti Riverhead Local/photos Ex-chief Steve Beal, April 07

Fire consumed a detached garage at a house on Marcy Avenue yesterday evening.

Riverhead Fire Department was called to the scene of a working fire on Marcy Avenue shortly before 5 p.m. They found a detached frame garage almost fully engulfed in flames, according to reports.

The fire did some damage to a garage on an adjoining property on Sweezy Avenue, according to reports.
“The cause of the fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ex-Chief Nicholas Luparella/Denise Civiletti Riverhead Local/photos Diane Bieniewicz, March 19

Riverhead Fire Department made a quick stop of a brush fire that broke out just south of the railroad tracks off Hubbard Avenue Tuesday evening, near Shade Tree Lane.

Firefighters were called to the scene at about 6 p.m. They got the fire knocked down quickly and were cleared from the scene at 6:33 p.m.... (Full Story & Photos)

Structure fire at Hamilton Ave.

Ex-Chief Nicholas Luparella/Denise Civiletti Riverhead Local/photos Pete Blasl and Ex-Chief Steve Beal, February 12

Three people were injured in a house fire on Hamilton Avenue this afternoon. Two occupants of the home were transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries and a firefighter was treated at the scene.

The house at 475 Hamilton Avenue was severely damaged.

Smoke and flames were showing in the rear of the house when firefighters arrived on scene at about 12:23 p.m. They battled ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Ex-Chief Nicholas Luparella/photos by Ex-Chief Steve Beal, January 02

At 3:46 Am this morning Riverhead was dispatched to the Rt. 58 traffic circle for a vehicle into a tree. The responding units had to remove the driver and passenger door. Riverhead responded with all chiefs, 2 engines, 1 heavy rescue truck and fire police. Riverhead PD, Riverhead Volunteer ambulance and Manorville ambulance was on scene. All equipment was released around 4:45 AM.... (Full Story & Photos)


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