NEW YORK, April 8. /TASS/. One person was killed and four injured in a fire that broke out in an apartment on the 50th floor of Trump Tower skyscraper in New York on Saturday, CNN reported.
Sources told CNN that the victim lived in the apartment where the fire broke out. He was hospitalized, but later succumbed to his injuries.
According to earlier US media reports, four firefighters also received injuries that are not life threatening.
Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the cause of the fire is being established.
He added that no members of the US president’s family were in the 58-storey building at the time of the fire.