NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) — One person has died after a fire at an apartment building in New Kensington.
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: DOJ: 3 More Western Pa. Natives Taken Into Custody In Connection With Capitol Riots
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.READ MORE: Man Dies After Falling From Roof Of Building On South Park Fairground
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: 10 French Bulldogs Worth $60,000 Stolen From Ohio Breeder Found In Michigan
Fire officials are now investigating.