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

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

CBS LocalFirefighters Lauded For Rescue Efforts In Deadly Upper East Side BlazeCBS LocalNEW 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 ...and more »

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

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

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVMan killed in Upper East Side apartment fire ID'd as 25-year-old residentNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVUPPER 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 ...and more »

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

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

WABC-TVElderly man talks about his daring rescue from burning Upper East Side buildingWABC-TVA 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 ...and more »

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

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

Patch.com25-Year-Old Victim of Upper East Side Fire Identified by NYPDPatch.comThe 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.and more »

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

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

amNYUpper East Side fire: Sole victim identified by policeamNYA 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 ...and more »

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

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

NBC New YorkVictim Identified in Upper East Side Inferno That Devoured 3 BuildingsNBC New YorkDo you agree with Uber's decision to pull all of its self-driving cars from roads after a crash in Arizona? Yes; No; No opinion / Not sure. Privacy policy · NEWSLETTERS. Receive the latest local updates in your inbox. Email. Privacy policy | More ...and more »

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

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

Metro.us1 dead, 13 injured in apartment building fire on Upper East SideMetro.usEight 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 ...and more »

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

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

Patch.comFirefighter Recalls Heroic Rescue in Upper East Side Blaze that Killed 1, Injured 13Patch.comFirefighter 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 ...and more »

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

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

WABC-TVRescued man to firefighter in Upper East Side fire: 'I'd call it a miracle on 93rd'WABC-TVA 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 ...and more »

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

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

Newsmax6-Alarm Fire in NYC Burns Apartments: 1 Dead, 1 Dramatically RescuedNewsmaxA 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 ...and more »

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

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

NDTVNew York City Firefighter Stages Dramatic Rescue In Fatal BlazeNDTVThe 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 ...and more »

NYC firefighter stages dramatic rescue in fatal blaze - WTOP;

NYC firefighter stages dramatic rescue in fatal blaze - WTOP

WTOPNYC firefighter stages dramatic rescue in fatal blazeWTOPThe 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.and more »

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

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

CBS NewsFirefighter on rope pulls man to safety from fire on New York's Upper East SideCBS NewsNEW 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 ...and more »

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

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

News 12 Bronx (registration)1 dead, at least 12 injured in Manhattan fireNews 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 ...and more »

Death, heroism mark massive NYC fire - USA TODAY;

Death, heroism mark massive NYC fire - USA TODAY

USA TODAYDeath, heroism mark massive NYC fireUSA TODAYFire 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 ...and more »

One Dead in Fire at Apartment Building in Manhattan - WNYC;

One Dead in Fire at Apartment Building in Manhattan - WNYC

WNYCOne Dead in Fire at Apartment Building in ManhattanWNYCFire 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.and more »

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

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

NBC 10 Philadelphia1 Man Dead, 16 People Injured as Fire Overtakes Apartment Buildings on the Upper East SideNBC 10 PhiladelphiaOne 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 ...and more »

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

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

CBS LocalFirefighter Performs 'Heroic' Rope Rescue In Deadly Upper East Side FireCBS LocalNEW 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, ...and more »

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

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

amNYUpper East Side fire kills 1, injures 16, officials sayamNYOne 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 ...and more »

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

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

WABC-TV6-alarm fire burns through Upper East Side buildingWABC-TVOne 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 ...and more »