Home, building gutted by flames in Ronkonkoma

Officials say one fire started on Portion Road, the other on Waltess Road.

RONKONKOMA - Officials say two buildings in Ronkonkoma were gutted by flames about three hours apart from each other.

Officials say a vacant building on Portion Road was engulfed around 3 a.m.

At least five fire departments have been battling the blaze. No serious injuries have been reported.

Meanwhile, more than half-dozen fire departments battled a house fire on Waltess Road just before 11:30 p.m. last night. There are no reports of injuries.

It is not clear what started the fires.  

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