NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) — One person has died after a fire at an apartment building in New Kensington.
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Officials say the fire happened in the 1300 block of Kenneth Avenue. The call came in around 7:13 p.m. on Wednesday.READ MORE: One Person Hospitalized In Overnight Downtown Shooting
KDKA’s Jessica Guay reports there are six apartments inside the building. The fire chief said the person who died lived on the first floor.
The fire spread to the third floor. The building is badly burned, and the Red Cross is assisting the residents who are displaced.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Firefighters Provide Children With Brand New Winter Coats
Fire officials are now investigating.