One person is dead after a fire broke out in a Queens apartment building early Monday.
The FDNY says flames broke out around 2 a.m. on the 15th floor of the building located at 7-11 Seagirt Avenue in Far Rockaway.
Once the fire was was under control, firefighters found an unconcious 71-year-old woman, she died at the scene.
The FDNY says the fire was accidental, caused by smoking.
They also say no smoke alarm was present inside the home.