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Fatal fire burns through apartment in Queens

April 2, 2012 9:00:33 AM PDT
One person was burned to death in a fast moving fire in Jackson Heights, Queens, Monday morning.

The victim, believed to be a woman, was burned inside the 74th Street apartment just before 10:45 a.m.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Another person ran across the street to a school for help, but it was too late.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but authorities believe it may have started in a kitchen stove.

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