- Associated Press - Sunday, March 6, 2016

SAYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - A 90-year-old woman has died in a fire that engulfed her Long Island home.

Firefighters responded to a 911 call before dawn Sunday reporting the blaze in a retirement community in the Suffolk County village of Sayville.

Elizabeth Sclafani was found dead in her town house after the flames were extinguished.

Several nearby homes were destroyed or damaged while residents escaped unharmed.

The fire is under investigation but authorities say they believe the cause is not criminal.

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