Federal court in Central Islip evacuated due to fire

Officials tell News 12 the fire appears to have been on the top floor.

Officials tell News 12 the fire appears to have been on the top floor. (3/29/13)

CENTRAL ISLIP - The federal court building in Central Islip was evacuated this afternoon due to a fire.

Officials tell News 12 that the fire originated on the roof while workers were fixing the air conditioning unit. The fire has since been contained.

According to officials, two minor injuries were reported.

For extended Chopper 12 footage over the fire, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612.
 

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