8-year-old boy dies in fire; 6 others with minor injuries
NEW YORK (AP) — Officials say an early morning blaze at a two-story home left an 8-year-old boy dead and six others with minor injuries.
The fire started at the second floor of the home on 160th Street in Queens around 2:30 a.m.
It was under control about an hour later.
The boy was identified as Tighani Jones. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause is under investigation.