Oct 22, 2014 3:17 PM
1 person dead in Manchester, NH, fire on Amherst Street, child rescued
MANCHESTER - One person is dead after a Wednesday afternoon fire on Amherst Street, fire officials said.
Fire Chief James A. Burkush said units arrived on scene within one minute of the call to find fire in first floor apartment, of two-and-a-half story, eight-unit building.
A man believed to be about 60 years old was found dead on arrival.
Fire crews rescued a 1-year-old from an adjacent apartment.
The State fire marshal has been notified.