Woodside Blaze Injures 4

Queens Gazette - October 31, 2019

by Liz Goff

FDNY investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire at a Woodside apartment building that injured two fir3efighters and two civilians on October 22nd.

Firefighters responded to the fire in a first-floor apartment at the three-story building at 41-25 71st Street in Woodside at about 3:38 a.m., an FDNY spokesperson said.

Two civilians and two firefighters were taken to Elmhurst Hospital Center with minor injuries, the spokesperson said.

The fire was declared under control at 4:12 a.m.

City fire marshals will determine the cause of the blaze.

–Liz Goff