1 hurt in nursing home fire on Long Island

November 16, 2010 2:29:54 PM PST
One person was hurt in a second alarm fire in an Island Park nursing home and rehabilitation center Monday morning.

The fire broke out on the third floor of the Bayview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Long Beach Road just after 3 a.m.

One resident was rushed to Nassau University Medical Center for treatment of burns.

Two staff members were also evaluated on scene.

Meanwhile, residents were moved from the third floor to the first floor as firefighters quickly put out the blaze.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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