WOODSIDE, QUEENS (PIX11)—An early morning fire in the Woodside section of Queens has left one person dead and several others injured, police said.
According to authorities, the fire broke out some time before 1:30 a.m. Friday in a home on 61st Street. The blaze soon spread to a nearby house.
Responding firefighters discovered one person dead inside one of the homes. The victim's identity wasn't immediately released.
Meanwhile, as many as four people were reported injured in the blaze. None of the injuries were described as life-threatening.
Police were still on the scene Friday afternoon investigating the cause of the fire.