Small child playing with stove started Bronx fire that killed 12: fire commissioner

PIX 11 NEWS | 12/29/2017, 7:14 a.m.
New York City’s deadliest fire in a quarter century was started by a small child playing with a stove, Fire ...
Deadly fire in the Bronx PIX 11 News

New York City’s deadliest fire in a quarter century was started by a small child playing with a stove, Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said Friday.

Twelve people, including five children, were killed and four others critically injured when a fire ripped through a five-story, walk-up apartment building at 2363 Prospect Ave. in Belmont Thursday night, Nigro said.

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