Fire in the Bronx killed 12 people

The cause of the fire in an apartment building is still unknown

Twelve people died and four were seriously injured in a fire in an apartment building in new York’s Bronx district, said mayor bill de Blasio.

“Killing people on different floors of the building. Age of victims – from 1 year to 50 years, said fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro at a press conference with the mayor. Is definitely historical on the scale of the tragedy.”

So far we know few details about the fire. According to the channel WABC-TV, it began around 7 p.m. on the third floor of a five storey building.