Man dies in Brooklyn blaze

John Annese, New York Daily News

A man was found dead in a Brooklyn apartment fire Tuesday morning, authorities said.

Firefighters responded to a blaze on the top floor of a 12-story building on Ocean Parkway by Nixon Court in Brighton Beach just after 7 a.m., the FDNY said.

They found the 66-year-old victim inside. He was rushed to Coney Island Hospital, where he died.

The man’s name has not been released, and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.