1 dead in fast-moving Queens house fire

September 28, 2011 9:11:57 AM PDT
One person is dead after a fast-moving fire in Queens early Wednesday morning.

The fire started in an apartment on 43rd Avenue in Sunnyside at about 3:30 a.m.

One tenant, in his 40s, was pronounced dead after being rushed to Elmhurst Hospital.

Other tenants of the building were left homeless.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. It is not believed to be suspicious.

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