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Headline: Fire In Bronx Building Leaves 19 People Dead Including Nine Children

Caption: January 9, 2022, New York, New York, United States: Governor Kathy Hochul speaks at press conference in front of the building where deadly fire caused by malfunctioned space heater claimed 19 lives including 9 children in the Bronx. Fire started in the bedroom of 3rd floor apartment and when residents left their place with opened door quickly spread all away to the 13th floor with deadly smoke. At least 63 people were injured and are being treated in local hospitals. All residents of the building were evacuated and receiving help form Red Cross. She joined mayor Eric Adams, FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro, Bronx Borough President Vanessa Gibson, NYS Governor Kathy Hochul, U. S. Representative Ritchie Torres, Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark, U. S. Senator Charles Schumer.