EAST SIDE (WABC) -- An elderly woman was found dead inside a burning apartment on the East Side Tuesday.
The fire started just after 2 p.m. inside a 14th floor apartment at 45 Sutton Place South.
A woman in her seventies was found dead inside.
The fire was contained to the one apartment.
The fire was placed under control at 3:20 p.m.
One firefighter was taken to the hospital with smoke inhalation but he's expected to be OK.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.