North Bellmore fight heavy fire in a home on Monroe Avenue, North Bellmore.
North Bellmore firefighters responded about 8:00 p.m. Tuesday May 21, 2013 at 1974 Monroe Avenue to house with fire throughout and fire through the roof. North Bellmore Truck 8 was at Sector 1 (A-side) navigating under some power/cable/telephone lines.
Evacuation tones were sounded (captured at about 2:00 elapsed time).
Two adults and two children were evacuated safely out of the house.
Since 2001 the Insurance Services Office (ISO) has rated the North Bellmore Fire Department under Class 2 designation. The department has the highest rating on Long Island as well as among the top one percent in New York and throughout the United States.
North Bellmore Fire Department (NBFD) is a volunteer fire department headquartered in North Bellmore, NY. NBFD covers 3.6 square miles, and the department is responsible for parts of neighboring hamlets of Bellmore, North Merrick and East Meadow. The North Bellmore Fire Department has approximately 106 members using 29 pieces of apparatus located throughout 2 Stations.
The population of North Bellmore is 20,079 people — located in Nassau County on Long Island.
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