A person was killed in a blaze that broke out at a Brooklyn residence late Monday, officers stated.
The hearth erupted simply after 10 p.m. contained in the one-story residence on Brighton fifth Avenue close to Ocean View Avenue in Brighton Seaside, authorities stated.
As soon as the flames have been knocked down, officers discovered an unidentified grownup male unconscious and unresponsive within the basement, police stated.
He was rushed to Coney Island Hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless, cops stated.
4 firefighters went to the identical hospital with non-life-threatening accidents, in keeping with the FDNY.
The blaze reached two alarms, bringing 25 items with 110 fireplace personnel to the scene, fireplace officers stated.
It was positioned beneath management by about 11:30 p.m.
The trigger and origin of the hearth remained beneath investigation by fireplace marshals Tuesday morning.