Carmen Tanko, cousin to News 12 cameraman, killed in East Harlem gas explosion
One of the victims in the East Harlem explosion is a 67-year-old woman, who is also the cousin of a photographer who works at News 12.
Carmen Tanko lived on the second floor of one of the two buildings leveled by the blast. Her body was discovered a short time later out on Park Avenue at 116th Street. Tanko was thrown from the building.
Carmen was the icon of the family, said Angel Vargas,...