NEW YORK (AP) Fire officials say a man has died in a fire in the basement of a private home in Queens.

The fire came in at 7:01 a.m. Tuesday. Firefighters responded to 115-59 157th Street four minutes later. They had the fire under control at 7:36 a.m.

The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Another person suffered minor injuries.

No other details were immediately available.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.