NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — One person was killed and five others were injured in a fire that swept through the second floor of a six-story building on Staten Island late Sunday night.
Crews were called in to a building at the Mariner’s Harbor Houses public housing development just before midnight. A 37-year old man who lived in the apartment was found unresponsive and unconscious outside the building.READ MORE: NIH Investigating Possible Link Between COVID Vaccine And Changes To Menstrual Cycles
The man, identified as Caleb Wilder, was later pronounced dead at Richmond University Medical Center.READ MORE: Gabby Petito's Tragic Death Prompts Broader Discussion About Toxic Relationships
Five others — one of whom was visiting from Delaware — suffered minor injuries, fire officials said.
The cause of the fire was under investigation late Monday.MORE NEWS: Suffolk County Led New York In Deadly Crashes In 2020, Study Finds
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