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Woman dies in Bronx apartment fire

A woman died after a fire broke out inside her Bronx apartment Saturday night. The flames sparked around 9:30 p.m. inside a sixth floor apartment on Oakland Place. Crews found a 73-year-old woman

News 12 Staff

Nov 13, 2016, 8:57 PM

Updated 2,778 days ago

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A woman died after a fire broke out inside her Bronx apartment Saturday night.
The flames sparked around 9:30 p.m. inside a sixth floor apartment on Oakland Place.
Crews found a 73-year-old woman unconscious and unresponsive inside the apartment.
She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Building residents described the woman as a good neighbor, and they believe she used a wheelchair.
Her identity has not been released at this time.


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