7-year-old boy, Robert Resto, dies in fatal Manhattan house fire – Saturday, October 30, 2021

Washington Heights house fire death of 7-year-old boy, Robert Resto – Obituary

7-year-old boy, Robert Resto, has died in a fatal Manhattan house fire that occurred on Saturday, October 30, 2021. It happened at 660 West 178 Street in Washington Heights at about 1:30 a.m. and left 4 others with burns.

Fire crews managed to put out the fire at about 3:11 a.m. The boy’s grandmother is said to be in critical condition while the other 3 sustained minor injuries.

The fire is still under investigation and more information will be made available.