Two residents were taken to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation after escaping a fire at a home in East Rockaway late Tuesday night, Nassau County police said.

Police said the fire at the two-story home on Ocean Avenue near Ryder Place was reported in a 911 call at about 10:40 p.m. They said firefighters from East Rockaway responded to the call.

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Fire officials did not confirm what other departments responded to the scene.

The extent of the fire damage was not immediately known. Police said the cause was under investigation.