A man is dead after a fire broke out in a Brooklyn apartment early Wednesday, according to the NYPD.

Police said officers responded around 3:45 a.m. to a 911 call for a fire in an apartment at the Brevoort Houses NYCHA complex on Ralph Avenue in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood.

An NYPD spokesperson described the blaze as a kitchen fire.

Upon extinguishment of the fire by FDNY firefighters, police found the 27-year-old man unconscious and unresponsive, with burns to his body, authorities said.

A 27-year-old man was killed when a fire broke out in an apartment at the Brevoort Houses in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn early Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021, police said. (Citizen App) BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn — A man is dead after a fire broke out in a Brooklyn apartment early Wednesday, according to […]

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