Firefighters Lauded For Rescue Efforts In Deadly Upper East Side Blaze - CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was praise Friday for some 250 members of the FDNY who responded to a deadly fire on the Upper East Side. As CBS2's Alice Gainer reported, the firefighters performed a daring rope rescue to save one tenant in the ...

Man killed in Upper East Side apartment fire ID'd as 25-year-old resident - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — A man who died when flames ripped through an Upper East Side apartment has been identified as a 25-year-old resident, police said Friday. Lemmy Thuku was found Thursday on the third of floor of the charred apartment ...

Elderly man talks about his daring rescue from burning Upper East Side building - WABC-TV

A building on the Upper East Side is a total loss after a fire killed one man and injured several others. The victim has been identified as 25-year-old Lemmy Thuku. We're also learning how perilously close a firefighter and the elderly man he was ...

25-Year-Old Victim of Upper East Side Fire Identified by NYPD - Patch.com

The man's body was found on the third floor of the building which was completely engulfed in flames Thursday morning. By Brendan Krisel (Patch National Staff) - October 29, 2016 11:48 am ET. 25-Year-Old Victim of Upper East Side Fire Identified by NYPD.

Upper East Side fire: Sole victim identified by police - amNY

A 25-year-old man was identified as the victim in the Upper East Side fire early Thursday morning, police said Friday. Lemmy Thuku, a resident of 324 E. 93rd St., was found dead on the third floor of the burning building, cops said. Thuku was the only ...

Victim Identified in Upper East Side Inferno That Devoured 3 Buildings - NBC New York

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1 dead, 13 injured in apartment building fire on Upper East Side - Metro.us

Eight firefighters were among those injured in the blaze that destroyed a 100-year old building. FDNY/Twitter. Photo: A massive fire roared through an Upper East Side apartment bullding early Thursday morning, leaving one man dead and 13 people injured ...

Firefighter Recalls Heroic Rescue in Upper East Side Blaze that Killed 1, Injured 13 - Patch.com

Firefighter James Lee Jr. was able to save a man who could have easily been the second casualty of the six-alarm Thursday morning fire. By Brendan Krisel (Patch National Staff) - October 27, 2016 3:57 pm ET. Firefighter Recalls Heroic Rescue in Upper ...

Rescued man to firefighter in Upper East Side fire: 'I'd call it a miracle on 93rd' - WABC-TV

A firefighter lowered from the roof of a burning Upper East Side apartment building rescued a man during a six-alarm fire that killed one person. The dramatic rescue came during the fire that destroyed an entire apartment building on East 93rd Street ...

6-Alarm Fire in NYC Burns Apartments: 1 Dead, 1 Dramatically Rescued - Newsmax

A 6-alarm fire broke out in an apartment building on the Upper East Side in New York City on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016. The flames quickly spread throughout the building and were shooting out the roof at one point, sending burning embers onto nearby ...

New York City Firefighter Stages Dramatic Rescue In Fatal Blaze - NDTV

The overnight blaze at the building on Manhattan's Upper East Side killed one person. (AP photo). New York: As roaring flames consumed an apartment building in New York City early Thursday, a firefighter dangling from a rope plucked a trapped person ...

NYC firefighter stages dramatic rescue in fatal blaze - WTOP

The flames quickly spread throughout the building and, at one point, were shooting out the roof, sending burning embers onto nearby buildings. NYC Apartment Building Fatal Fire Members of the Red Cross assist people gathering on a city bus Thursday, Oct.

Firefighter on rope pulls man to safety from fire on New York's Upper East Side - CBS News

NEW YORK -- A firefighter pulled a man to safety in a daring rescue from a massive apartment building fire that left one person dead early Thursday morning on Manhattan's Upper East Side, CBS New York station WCBS-TV reports. The six-alarm fire broke ...

1 dead, at least 12 injured in Manhattan fire - News 12 Bronx (registration)

Fire officials say one person is dead and 12 civilians and firefighters are injured after a blaze tore through a five-story apartment building in Manhattan. (10/27/16). 1 dead, at least 12 injured in Manhattan fire. Like Tweet · Share Pin Email. 0 ...

Death, heroism mark massive NYC fire - USA TODAY

Fire raced through a five-story apartment building on New York City's Upper East Side early Thursday, killing at least one person and injuring 12, fire officials said. In a heroic rescue, a firefighter was lowered from the roof to extricate a man from ...

One Dead in Fire at Apartment Building in Manhattan - WNYC

Fire crews are at the scene of a blaze at an apartment building in Manhattan, where one person is reported to have died. The fire was reported around 3:30 a.m. in a building on East 93rd Street in the Yorkville neighborhood on the Upper East Side.

1 Man Dead, 16 People Injured as Fire Overtakes Apartment Buildings on the Upper East Side - NBC 10 Philadelphia

One man was killed and 16 people were injured in a fire that overtook three Upper East Side apartment buildings and sent flames shooting 20 feet into the air on Thursday morning, officials said. Tracie Strahan reports. (Published 2 hours ago). One man ...

Firefighter Performs 'Heroic' Rope Rescue In Deadly Upper East Side Fire - CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A firefighter pulled a resident to safety in a daring roof rope rescue early Thursday morning from a massive apartment building fire on the Upper East Side that left one person dead. Firefighter Jim Lee, harnessed to a rope, ...

Upper East Side fire kills 1, injures 16, officials say - amNY

One person has died and 16 were injured after a six-alarm fire broke out on the Upper East Side early Thursday morning, officials said. The fire began around 3:30 a.m. inside 324 E. 93rd St., the FDNY said. It spread to the adjacent buildings, damaging ...

6-alarm fire burns through Upper East Side building - WABC-TV

One person was killed after a six-alarm fire broke out at an Upper East Side building in Manhattan Thursday morning. The unidentified middle-aged man was found on the third floor and pronounced dead in the building; 17 people were reported injured so ...