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Vehicle fire

Overnight vehicle fire on Riverhead beach goes unnoticed and unreported

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A Baiting Hollow resident caught video of the smoldering remains of a burnt-out vehicle on the beach west of the wrecks on the Long Island Sound beach in Baiting Hollow early Tuesday morning. Neither the fire nor the burnt out-vehicle had been reported to police.

Police investigate ‘suspicious’ vehicle fire

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Police are seeking information about an early morning vehicle fire in the woods near Exit 73 of the L.I. Expressway early this morning.

Parked car erupts in flames outside county center Tuesday afternoon

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The fire erupted in the engine compartment of a Buick Park Avenue parked outside the Evans K. Griffing County Center at about 2:15 p.m.

Riverhead firefighters quickly snuff out car fire in BJ’s parking lot

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An unoccupied vehicle caught fire in the BJ's parking lot at around 9:38 a.m. Riverhead Fire Department dispatched an engine and quickly dosed the flames.

Downed live wires set parked car ablaze on West Main Street this morning

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Firefighters found a vehicle fully engulfed in flames when they responded to a call for downed and arcing wires on West Main Street. Live wires landed under the car parked and set it ablaze.

Fire destroys truck outside Wading River home, almost spreads to nearby house

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An oil burner service truck was completely destroyed in a fire outside a Wading River home Friday afternoon, nearly causing the home to catch fire as well.

Video: Truck goes up in flames on Flanders Road Thursday night

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A landscaping truck traveling westbound on Flanders Road, near Spinney Road, caught Thursday tonight at about 8 o'clock. The driver of the truck —its sole passenger —was uninjured in the incident.

Firefighters extinguish fully-engulfed truck at Main Road, Jamesport home

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The homeowner told firefighters he'd been working on the vehicles electrical system when the fire broke out.

Riverhead firefighters quickly put out vehicle fire on Hallet Street (Video)

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Riverhead firefighters quickly doused a vehicle fire on Hallet Street Wednesday afternoon. The Izuzu Trooper SUV was parked in the driveway just a few feet from a dwelling....

Jamesport firefighters put out car fire on Tuthills Lane; homeowner injured in fall

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Homeowner injured when he slipped on ice while attempting to put out car fire in his driveway. Vehicle 'fully involved' when firefighters arrived.
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