Jamaica Estates fire leaves one dead, three injured

An early morning fire in Jamaica Estates left one dead and three injured, said the FDNY.

Police have identified the deceased victim as 62-year-old Henry Schwan, who was found unresponsive in the second floor apartment of  182-30 Wexford Terrace, where the blaze broke out around 5 a.m.

According to published reports, one of the injured victims was Schwan’s elderly mother, who was taken to New York Hospital Queens in stable condition.

The fire is considered non-suspicious and is under investigation, said police.