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A fire on Oct. 6 that killed two children in Queens was found to be caused by an unattended candle. The home also did not have working smoke alarms. (Fire Department City of New York photo)

Dispatching Problems Cited in Fatal New York City House Fire

Human error behind delayed response to Queens fire.