NEW YORK - (AP) - Relatives say a baby who suffered a fracturedskull in a dramatic escape from a deadly Brooklyn fire last monthis out of danger after a series of surgeries.
Five people died on Jan. 30 when fire ripped through anapartment building overcrowded with Guatemalan immigrants in theborough's Bensonhurst section.
Three-month-old Maria Maura Chan survived only because hermother dropped her and her 2-year-old brother out a second floorwindow as the flames closed in.
Their father, Miguel Chan, told reporters at a memorial serviceFriday that Maria is still hospitalized, but doing better andundergoing therapy for her sight and hearing.
The baby's mother didn't make it. Firefighters found her body inthe rubble.