1 killed, 5 hurt in blaze at East 224th Street home

One woman is dead and five people are hurt after a fire at a Bronx home Monday.Police say firefighters battling the blaze at 643 East 224th Street found a 22-year-old woman inside. She was taken to the hospital, but was pronounced dead on arrival. A witness told News 12 The Bronx that the victim was hearing impaired. The fire department says that three firefighters were among the five people injured in the blaze. Officials say none of the injuries are considered serious.Fire officials are still trying to determine what may have caused the fire.

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