A firefighter on Long Island has died while battling a blaze.
The department said the 60-year-old firefighter was rushed to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The cause of death is under investigation.
Holst was a 31-year veteran of the department.
The blaze was reported at 3 a.m. Wednesday. It was contained about half an hour later.
Suffolk County police also are investigating the fire.