QUEENS: Fatal Fire in Bayside Home

BAYSIDE, Queens – One person is dead in a fatal house fire. This occurred around 10 pm Thursday at 56-07 East Hampton Blvd, within the confines of the 111th Precinct. Fire started in a basement. FDNY requested an additional engine and truck shortly after their arrival.. Fire was knocked down at 10:10 pm. One victim was removed from the building around 10:20 pm. At 10:45 pm the victim was pronounced deceased. Fire was placed under control at 10:50 pm. Cause of fire under investigation | Reporter: Adam Balhetchet | Cameraman: Christopher B.