A raging electrical fire killed an elderly couple Saturday in a burning Brooklyn house where a pair of Good Samaritans pulled a trapped mom off the roof, reports nydailynews.com
The duo, using a ladder propped against the two-story home, couldn’t aid 71-year-old Octavia Kinard despite two attempts to yank her through a window to safety.
The pair instead watched helplessly as the terrified woman disappeared into the smoke and flames ravaging the East New York home.
Kinard’s body, along with the body of her husband Lord Kinard, 76, were found on the second floor, officials said. The FDNY said there were no smoke detectors inside the home
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