A cigarette is believed to have ignited a stuffed chair in the second-floor smoking area of the 25-unit Mariner’s Cove Motor Inn in Point Pleasant Beach, according to authorities.
Arson investigators were back on the scene of a deadly Point Pleasant Beach motel fire Sunday morning.
Jersey City officials released new 911 calls Wednesday that showed the sheer panic as flames and smoke swept through a home – in a fire that left four people dead.
A man was found dead early Saturday at the scene of a fire in an apartment building in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.
A woman was killed Thursday in a fire at a cottage on Long Island.
A man was found dead Wednesday in a fire in a Harlem apartment.
As of Wednesday evening, friends had raised more than $50,000 toward the recovery of a man whose husband died in a Hell’s Kitchen high-rise fire this past weekend.
The husband of a man killed in a Hell’s Kitchen high-rise fire remained hospitalized Tuesday night, and his family said he was beginning “the long road to physical and emotional recovery.”
A woman was found dead Monday evening in a fire that broke out in a basement apartment in southern Brooklyn.
Nine people escaped from a burning home on Tuesday but four others were trapped in a smoke-filled basement and died.
Police Saturday morning said candles were believed to be to blame for a fire that left three small children dead in the Bronx.
One person was killed, and another injured, when a fire broke out in an apartment building in Queens Sunday afternoon.
Police have ruled that the fire that killed a mother and three children on Long Island last week was accidental.
There is a growing memorial outside the charred Hollywood Drive home where four members of a family died late Friday night.
A fast-moving fire left a mother and her three young children dead on Long Island late Friday.