7 Online - February 01, 2019
KEW GARDENS, Queens (WABC) -- Authorities say a woman was found dead after a fire in Queens Thursday night.
Police responded to a 911 call of a fire on 60 Avenue in Kew Gardens.
When firefighters arrived they found flames and smoke in the cellar and first floor.
FDNY personnel found a woman inside unconscious and unresponsive. She was pronounced dead at the scene and was identified as 47-year-old Maria Medina.
The FDNY Fire Marshal is investigating. The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.