Apr 13, 2015 8:30 AM
1 person dies apartment building fire; several, including children, injured
From staff and wire reports
NASHUA - One person has died and several others, including at least three children, have been taken to hospitals following a large fire at a three-unit apartment building in Nashua.
Fire officials, said the person who died Monday was trapped inside the building. A rescue attempt was made, but crews were driven back by the heavy fire conditions.They identified her as an adult female but have not released her name.
Firefighters say two people jumped from the second floor to escape; a second-floor ceiling collapsed onto two firefighters, who suffered back and leg injuries.
The Nashua Fire Marshal's office is investigating, in conjunction with the state fire marshal's office.