Fatal Mattituck blaze guts apartment, 4 businesses

Firefighters at the scene of a fire on

Firefighters at the scene of a fire on Main Road in Mattituck on Saturday, June 21, 2014. One person died in the blaze that apparently began in an apartment and destroyed four adjacent businesses, Suffolk authorities said. (Credit: Stringer News / AJ Ryan)

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Southold Town Police are investigating a fast-moving overnight fire that killed a 51-year-old man and destroyed four adjoining businesses. The blaze began shortly after 10:30 p.m. Friday at 12800 Main Rd., near Love Lane, in Mattituck.

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