One Dead in NYC Upper East Side Fire

Fatal fire at Manhattan Box 1146

 

(Citizen App/CBS New York, YouTube)

 

NEW YORK – CBS New York reports that one person was killed, and another critically injured in a high-rise fire on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

Firefighters responded to Box 1146 at 351 East 84th Street for fire on the 25th floor at approximately 9:00 p.m. Friday night.

A 76-year old man was found in a bedroom and died from burn injuries.

The fire was extinguished in less than an hour.

The cause of the fire was unknown.

nycfire.net

Fire Location: 351 East 84 St

Fire on the 25th floor

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Fatal fire at Manhattan Box 1146     NEW YORK – CBS New York reports that one person was killed, and another critically injured in a high-rise fire on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Firefighters responded to Box 1146 at 351 East 84th Street for fire on the 25th floor at approximately 9:00 p.m. Friday night. […]

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