Boy, 8, killed in Brooklyn fire

Boy, 8, killed in Brooklyn fire

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NEW YORK (AP) — Police say an 8-year-old boy has died in a fire in a residential building in Brooklyn.

Police and firefighters responded to the fire at a building on Bedford Avenue early Saturday and found the boy unconscious and unresponsive. He was pronounced dead at the scene. His name was not immediately released.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. Police said it does not appear to be suspicious.

 

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

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