Four Injured, Including Two Children, in Early-Morning Harlem Fire

NY Post - October 08, 2011

by REBECCA HARSHBARGER

A early-morning Manhattan blaze injured four people, including two children, before firefighters extinguished the fast-moving blaze.

The fire roared through the fifth floor of a six-floor brick Harlem apartment building on Manhattan Avenue, near West 115th Street, around 5 a.m., according to an FDNY spokesperson. The fire was doused around 6 a.m.

Two children and a firefighter were taken to St. Luke's Hospital for treatment for minor injuries, and another person was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in serious condition.