NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The FDNY says power strips were the cause of the deadly fire on the 50th floor of Trump Tower earlier this month.
Fire Marshals traced the cause to “sequenced power strips powering multiple components.”READ MORE: Coroner Confirms Remains Found Are Gabby Petito's, Says Manner Of Death Is A Homicide As Search Resumes For Brian Laundrie
Investigators also report there were no smoke alarms in the apartment where the fire started.
Todd Brassner, 67, was found inside the apartment, and later died at the hospital.MORE NEWS: Blind Brook Board Meeting Gets Heated Over Continued Closure Of Ridge Street Elementary School
Six firefighters were sent to the hospital for minor injuries.