NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A fatal fire ripped through a Bronx brownstone early Sunday morning.
The fire broke out inside the fourth floor of a brownstone at 977 Grant Ave.
The call came in around 3:10 Sunday morning. It took 60 firefighters about a half an hour to bring the fire under control.
As CBS 2’s Alice Gainer reported, a 7-year-old girl died in the fire and a 3-year-old little girl is fighting for her life. She was listed in critical condition at nearby Lincoln Hospital after suffering cardiac arrest, according to police.
The 7-year-old was identified by police as Hazel Martinez.