Man in medically induced coma after saving family from fire

Three young children were released from the hospital today after their Fordham Heights home caught fire this weekend. But their father, who saved them, remains in critical condition. Jose Figueroa is

News 12 Staff

Jun 12, 2012, 11:57 PM

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Man in medically induced coma after saving family from fire
Three young children were released from the hospital today after their Fordham Heights home caught fire this weekend. But their father, who saved them, remains in critical condition. Jose Figueroa is in a medically induced coma after rescuing his wife Amanda Khan and their three children from a flash fire at their Fordham Heights apartment Sunday morning.Khan says Figueroa saved her and their 3-month-old son, then went back into the fire to get their two young daughters.The children were released from the hospital today with minor burns.Fire officials are still investigating the cause of the fire.


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