One Dead in Fire at Senior Housing Apartment Building

One Dead in Fire at Senior Housing Apartment Building

One person is dead, five hurt and 110 evacuated after a fire Sunday morning.
SARANAC LAKE, N.Y. - One person is dead, five hurt and 110 evacuated after a fire Sunday morning.

The Saranac Lake Volunteer Fire Department says the fire started in an apartment on the 5th floor of the building, which the American Red Cross says was DeChantal Senior Housing on Church Street.

Fire crews rescued the tenant from the apartment, who was transported to Adirondack Medical Center and later died.

Five other tenants were transported to the hospital.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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