5 Killed When Fire Rips Through Home In Queens


NEW YORK — FDNY members were on the scene of a large blaze in Queens Sunday afternoon.

The 3-alarm fire broke out in a two-story home on 48 Avenue in the Jamaica section of Queens.

As many as five people were killed and others were seriously hurt, sources said. At least one of the injured is a child with serious burns reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Expect traffic delays in the area.