MANHATTAN: Fatal Upper East Side Fire at East 91 St

5.10.19 | Video by Adam Balhetchet | UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan (DCPI) – DCPI: On Friday, May 10, 2019, at approximately 0532 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a residential fire inside of 1760 1st Avenue, apartment #6, within the confines of the 19 Precinct. Upon arrival and extinguishment of the fire by FDNY personnel, an 86-year-old female was discovered within the bathroom. EMS responded to the location and pronounced the aided female deceased on the scene. The Fire Marshall will determine the cause of the fire. There were no other reported civilian injuries sustained. The investigation remains ongoing.