News 12 - April 14, 2018by News 12 Bronx
WAKEFIELD - A family is mourning the loss of a 94-year-old woman who died after a two-alarm fire.
Neighbors described the victim as a sweet woman. They say that the fire shocked many in the community, who are shaken by her death.
Fire officials say the fire started around 3:30 p.m. About 100 firefighters had the fire under control around 4 p.m.
The woman was in critical condition and succumbed to her injuries at Jacobi Medical Center.
The family has asked for privacy.