Man, 51, dies in Queens fire at his home

Posted at 12:21 PM, Apr 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-02 12:21:40-04

A man died in a fire at this Queens home. (Google)

ROSEDALE, Queens — A 51-year-old man died in a Sunday morning fire at his home, police said.

Firefighter’s found Douglas Reid unconscious while battling the blaze in his home’s detached garage around 8:30 a.m., officials said. They rushed him to Franklin General Hospital, but he did not survive.

It is not yet clear what caused the fire.

No one else was injured in the fire, an FDNY spokesman said. Firefighters had the blaze under control by 9:10 a.m.