Investigators probe fire at toxic waste site
Authorities are investigating a fire at an old toxic waste site on Sheep Pasture Road in Port Jefferson Station.
Police say the fire at the Lawrence Aviation site sparked at around 9 p.m. yesterday. The site is a Superfund location that was contaminated by hazardous chemicals.
The fire affected railroad service between Stony Brook and Port Jefferson.
Police have not yet said what may have caused the fire.