(New York, NY) – One person is dead after a fire at Trump Tower in Midtown New York this evening. Fire officials responded to a four-alarm blaze that broke out on the 50th floor in a residential unit. Officials say a man who lived in the apartment died.
Four firefighters suffered burns and other non-life threatening injuries. President Trump has an office and home in the building, but the First Family is in Washington, DC.
The President tweeted his thanks to firefighters adding that Trump Tower is a “well built building.”