Officials probing NJ fire that killed 1, injured 4

(AP) - Relatives say a Virginia woman remainshospitalized in "very critical" condition following a New Jerseyhouse fire that killed her sister and injured three young children.

Officials wouldn't provide details on Michelle Gonzalez'sinjuries. But her stepmother told The Star-Ledger of Newark that"we really need a miracle."

The 25-year-old Triangle resident and her two children wererescued from the home early Saturday. But her 28-year-old sister,Jayme Lowenberg, died just moments after handing her infant son toa Good Samaritan who climbed a ledge to reach the child.

Gonzalez's children - a 2-year-old girl and 11-month-old boy -and Lowenberg's 10-month-old son were all in critical but stablecondition Sunday at St. Barnabas Medical Center.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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