NY 1 - December 25, 2007A Brooklyn resident was killed this morning when a fire broke out in an East Flatbush apartment building.
According to fire officials, flames broke out just after 7:30 this morning at 1275 East 51st Street.
Officials say the fire started on the third floor of a seven-story building.
A man was pronounced dead at the scene.
It is unclear how the fire began.