News 2 dead after Queens fire, NYPD says The fire in Jamaica broke out around 3:10 p.m. on Sunday, police said. Officials are still investigating the cause of the fire that killed two men. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne/Theodore Parisienne By Lauren Cook firstname.lastname@example.org @L_Cook865 Updated December 26, 2018 8:30 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A second man has died after a fire in Queens on Sunday, police said. The FDNY was called to 95-32 150th St. in Jamaica just before 3:10 p.m. and firefighters pulled two unconscious men, ages 64 and 86, from the second floor of the building, according to police. They were both taken to Jamaica Hospital Center, where the 64-year-old man, identified as David Hawkins, was pronounced dead, according to cops. The second victim, identified as John Wigfall, was listed in critical condition but succumbed to his injuries later on Sunday, an NYPD spokeswoman said. The FDNY sent a Fire Safety Education Unit to the neighborhood on Monday to hand out information to residents at the corner of Liberty Avenue and 150th Street. The cause of the fire remains under investigation, police said. With Nicole Brown By Lauren Cook email@example.com @L_Cook865 Lauren joined amNY.com as a news editor in 2016. Previously, she worked as a web producer at CBS New York and News 12. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.