Man killed in New Hyde Park house fire

February 6, 2011 6:14:14 AM PST
A 79-year-old man was killed in a fire inside his New Hyde Park home.

It happened at 12:50 a.m. Sunday on Seventh Avenue.

125 firefighters responded to the scene.

The man's body was found inside the living room area on the first floor.

His name is not being released at this time

Two firefighters suffered minor injuries and were taken to area hospitals.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Do you have something to add to this story? Click here to contact Eyewitness News.