Electrical fire damages apartments in Ronkonkoma

At least two apartments were destroyed and several

At least two apartments were destroyed and several others damaged in Ronkonkoma. The fire was at the Knob Hill Apartments off Richmond Boulevard and Nichols Road. (Dec. 4, 2012) Photo Credit: Robert Garofalo

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An electrical fire at an apartment complex in Ronkonkoma damaged four apartments Tuesday morning, Suffolk County police and fire officials said.

No injuries were reported.

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The fire at the Knob Hill apartments on Richmond Boulevard was reported at 7:45 a.m.

Fire officials said firefighters from Lakeland, Central Islip, Ronkonkoma, Bohemia, Nesconset and Hauppauge battled the blaze.

The cause of the electrical fire was determined to be accidental, police said.

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