NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two people were killed when a fire broke out overnight on the Upper West Side.
It happened just after 11:30 p.m. Wednesday inside a fourth floor apartment at a six story building on West 62nd Street.READ MORE: Stephen Sondheim, Legend Of The Broadway Musical, Dead At 91
Firefighters rescued a 44-year-old man and 70-year-old woman, but they later died at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital.READ MORE: Gov. Hochul: No Known Cases Of New COVID Variant 'Omicron' In New York
A third victim suffered minor injuries.MORE NEWS: Police: Young Firefighter Dies In Fire In His Own Westchester County Home
There’s no word on the victims’ names or the cause of the fire.