Off-duty firefighter arrested after deadly bar fight in NYC

The medical examiner will determine the cause of death and the investigation remains ongoing.

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JOE TORRES: An off-duty firefighter under arrest for a bar fight that turned deadly. The brawl took place outside the Terrace Inn Bar in Whitestone, Queens last night. Police say 35-year-old Justin Deieso punched 55-year-old Devin Deegan, who fell to the ground and hit his head on the pavement. Deegan later died at Flushing Hospital Medical Center. The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

Investigators say the firefighter faces a charge of assault.