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

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

News 12 Staff

Apr 21, 2014, 1:46 AM

Updated 3,715 days ago

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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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