Police probe fatal Islip house fire

Investigators are trying to determine if an Islip woman killed in a house fire was living there illegally.The flames began in a detached garage on

ISLIP - Investigators are trying to determine if an Islip woman killed in a house fire was living there illegally.

The flames began in a detached garage on Wilson Boulevard just before 9 a.m. yesterday. After firefighters doused the flames, they found Dori Costa near a back door.

The 46-year-old was rushed to the hospital, but she could not be saved. Islip Town officials say they're looking to see if the garage was illegally converted into an apartment.

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