Suffolk County Police Homicide and Arson Section detectives are investigating a house fire that killed a man in Dix Hills today.
A tenant arrived home and found his landlord, Kenneth Horadnitsky, in the house which was filled with smoke. The tenant pulled Horadnitsky out of the burning home, located at 18 Lauren Ave., at approximately 4:55 p.m. and called police.
Horadnitsky, 62, was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner.
The Dix Hills Fire Department and the Commack Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire.
Detectives do not suspect foul play.