20 departments fight blaze on Fire Island

Firefighters from several departments battle a blaze in

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Firefighters from several departments battle a blaze in Fire Island Pines. (Nov. 15, 2011) (Credit: Stringer News Service)

About 20 fire departments, several called from the mainland, were battling an out-of-control fire early Tuesday in Fire Island Pines that destroyed at least two popular nightspots and a home, officials said.

The Fire Island Pines Fire Department requested help from mainland fire departments Monday night , fire officials said.

Suffolk Fire Control officials said about 20 fire departments...

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