NORTH VALLEY STREAM - A North Valley Stream church has been badly damaged by an electrical fire.

Officials say about 100 firefighters battled the blaze at New Hope Lutheran Church on Oliver Avenue.

According to police, the fire started in the roof of the church around 6:30 p.m. last night.

Fire officials say there is extensive damage to the church.

No one was inside the church at the time and no one was hurt.