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.
Elderly woman found dead inside of burning Manhattan apartment
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