Seven Hospitalized Following Bronx Fire

NY 1 - February 19, 2011

Seven people, including three children, were taken to the hospital after an apartment fire in the Bronx.

Firefighters responded to the call a little after 1 p.m. Friday at 2751 Grand Concourse in Kingsbridge Heights.

The flames were brought under control shortly after crews arrived.

Fire department officials said it broke out on the second floor of the building, where a child was playing with a lighter.

None of the injuries were said to be life threatening.