Bronx Woman, 64, Dies In Fire

Published on August 08, 2011, 2:24 am
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The victim of a deadly Bronx fire has been identified.

Police say 64-year-old Alease Jenkins was pronounced dead at a hospital following the Sunday night blaze at Parkside Houses in Bronx.

Authorities say a 49-year-old woman was treated for smoke inhalation and is in stable condition.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation but is not deemed suspicious.


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