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 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.