19 dead, including 9 children, in 'horrific' New York City fire, FDNY sources say

1/9/2022 11:28:00 PM

BREAKING: 19 dead, including 9 children, in 'horrific' New York City fire

BREAKING: 19 dead, including 9 children, in 'horrific' New York City fire

Daniel Nigro, the city's fire commissioner, said Sunday afternoon that 32 people had been transported to area hospitals with life-threatening injuries, predominantly from smoke.

By Caroline LintonUpdated on: January 9, 2022 / 3:35 PM/ CBS NewsNine children and 10 adults are dead after a five-alarm fire in a residential high-rise building in the Bronx on Sunday, FDNY sources said. The update comes after Daniel Nigro, the city's fire commissioner, said officials expected there to be"numerous fatalities." 

Thirty-two people were transported to area hospitals with life-threatening injuries,  said at a press conference Sunday afternoon. It's unclear if that number included some of the dead. In total, 63 people were injured, Adams said.It was unclear how the fire started. 

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19 dead, including 9 children, in"horrific" New York City fire, FDNY sources say By Caroline Linton Updated on: January 9, 2022 / 3:35 PM / CBS News Nine children and 10 adults are dead after a five-alarm fire in a residential high-rise building in the Bronx on Sunday, FDNY sources said.Approximately 200 FDNY members are operating on scene of a 5-alarm fire at 333 East 181 Street in the Bronx.according to AP .01:28 Share this - copied A fire in the Bronx, N.

  The update comes after Daniel Nigro, the city's fire commissioner, said officials expected there to be"numerous fatalities."  Thirty-two people were transported to area hospitals with life-threatening injuries,   said at a press conference Sunday afternoon.. It's unclear if that number included some of the dead. While I "had some concerns about one aspect of the bill, I had a productive dialogue with my colleagues in government that put those concerns at ease. In total, 63 people were injured, Adams said. It was unclear how the fire started." Jan.

  "This is a painful moment for the city of New York and the impact of this fire is going to really bring a level of just pain and despair in our city," Adams said."The numbers are horrific." More than 200 New York City firefighters responded to the five-alarm fire in a residential building in the Bronx on Sunday, the FDNY said. The department said dispatchers received a call of a fire shortly before 11 a.m.

on the third floor of a 19-floor high rise, and they also received calls of fire from residents on the upper floors. Nigro said the fire started in a duplex apartment between the second and third floors, and it traveled up the floors. He said the FDNY found victims in every floor in stairways.  Nigro said a fire like this one is"unprecedented" in New York City. Approximately 200 FDNY members are operating on scene of a 5-alarm fire at 333 East 181 Street in the Bronx.

There are currently 31 serious injuries to civilians. .