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Nassau County police said a 79-year-old resident of
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Nassau County police said a 79-year-old resident of this home who used a wheelchair died in a fire on Thursday, July 21, 2016. The house on North Suffolk Avenue in North Massapequa. Nassau Fire Marshal Michael Uttaro said first responders arrived to find "heavy fire on the first floor" of the Cape Cod-style home and said "despite valiant efforts" they were turned back, leaving them unable to save the victim. (Credit: Howard Schnapp)

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