A 20-year-old girl and 60-year-old man have been killed early Thursday by a hearth of their Bronx residence constructing, officers mentioned.
Two different girls have been left clinging to life by the blaze that broke out within the kitchen of a second-floor residence on Harrison Ave. close to W. Tremont Ave. in Morris Heights simply earlier than 5:30 a.m., authorities mentioned.
Medics rushed the 20-year-old girl to BronxCare Well being System however she couldn’t be saved. The person was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital, the place he died.
A 62-year-old girl and a 63-year-old girl have been hospitalized in crucial situation.
Authorities mentioned the fireplace was not believed to be suspicious.
Sixty firefighters responded to the blaze within the 5-story constructing. It was introduced beneath management at 6:19 a.m., the FDNY mentioned.