One Dead, One Injured in Fatal J.C. Fire

By Jim Ehmke

Published 02/17 2014 05:01PM

Updated 02/17 2014 05:17PM

One woman died and another man was badly injured in a fire early Sunday morning.

It broke out at about 1:50 a.m. at 71 Baker St. in Johnson City. Police say 26-year-old Sarah Wenzinger died from inhaling smoke. A 38-year-old man was taken to a local hospital and then transferred to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse for his injuries. The Johnson City police department is working to determine the cause of the fire at the apartment building.

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