Fire in home on Bay 30th Street in Far Rockaway claims lives of two 4-year-old siblings

A brother and sister have died after being caught in a late-night fire in Far Rockaway. The NYPD says officers responded to the fire on

Two 4-year-old children have died after a house

Two 4-year-old children have died after a house fire in Queens last night. (Credit: Newsday)

WOODBURY - Two 4-year-old children have died after a house fire in Queens last night.

The NYPD says crews responded to the fire on Bay 30th Street just before midnight.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze and rushed two 4-year-old siblings to the hospital, where they were pronounced dead.

Another 4-year-old and two adults were also present in the home, and are in stable condition.

Officials say the blaze may have been started by a lighter.

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