Crews on Scene of Deadly Williamsburg Fire

NY 1 - December 28, 2015

by NY1

One person is dead after an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Flames broke out just before 2 a.m. inside a multi-family home located at 40 Richardson Street in Williamsburg.

There are six apartments in the building.

No one else was hurt.

Six people were displaced.

There's no word yet on what sparked the fire.

NY1 has a crew at the scene and will have more information as it becomes available.