Woman killed, daughter injured in Long Island house fire
PATCHOGUE, N.Y. (AP) — A 65-year-old woman has been killed and her 34-year-old daughter has been injured in a house fire on Long Island.
Suffolk County police say a 911 caller reported a fire at a house in Patchogue at about 9:45 a.m. Friday.
Firefighters responded and found 65-year-old Elisa Doughty dead at the scene.
The victim’s 34-year-old daughter, Kristle Doughty, was taken to a hospital with burns to her arm.
Police say the fire does not appear to have been intentionally set.