4 Injured in Fire at Inwood Apartment Building, FDNY Says

The Patch - December 05, 2017

by thepatch.com

INWOOD, NY INWOOD, NY — Four people were injured in a fire that broke out in an Inwood apartment building early Monday morning, an FDNY spokesman said.

Firefighters responded to a blaze on the fifth floor of a six-story building on Post Avenue between West 204th and 207th streets just after midnight Monday, an FDNY spokesman said. Sixty firefighters and EMS personnel worked to control the fire by 12:40 a.m., an FDNY spokesman said.

Four people suffered non life-threatening injuries during the fire, an FDNY spokesman said. Three of the injured were civilians and one was a firefighter, the spokesman said.

The city fire marshal will investigate the cause of the fire.