NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was a deadly fire on the Upper East Side on Thursday.

It happened around 8 p.m. at an 18-story building on East 81st Street between Lexington and Third avenues.

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Citizen video shows flames shooting out of the second floor window.

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One person was killed. The victim’s identity has not been released.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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