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Bronx, NY – 1 Person Killed in Senior Center Fire on Carpenter Ave

Bronx, NY (May 3, 2020) – Late on Saturday, May 2, one person was killed in a fire that broke out in a senior center in the Bronx.

According to authorities and fire crews, the incident occurred at the Our Lady of Mercy Manor senior center for reasons that are not yet known. The fire broke out on the third floor of a six-story nursing home.

As soon as fire crews arrived, they set out to extinguish the blaze, which they had under control in approximately 20 minutes.

One person was pronounced deceased at the scene of the fire. Another was left in critical condition.

The investigation into the circumstances of the fire continues.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Fatal Fires in New York 

Bronx, NY – 1 Person Killed in Senior Center Fire on Carpenter AveThousands of victims lose their lives within the state of New York every year due to residential and commercial fires. These incidents commonly lead to smoke inhalation injuries, burn injuries, and more, leaving victims and families in a difficult position. When a family has suffered an unexpected tragedy and lost somebody close to them due to a fire, they might wonder how they can move forward during these challenging times. It is important that they seek the help of a New York wrongful death attorney in their time of need.

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