House Explosion and Fire in Valley Cottage

Police and fire investigators have uncovered the cause of a house fire in Valley Cottage on Monday night. Around 7:45 PM neighbors reported hearing an explosion at the address on Quasepeck Avenue, and police responded to the building completely engulfed in flames. The homeowners made it out of the house without injuries and investigators have determined that a car left idling in the garage caused the explosion. Various news reports have stated that the building was completely destroyed by the blast and fire, and has been deemed uninhabitable.

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