Two Firefighters Hurt Battling Fieldston Apartment Fire

NY 1 - November 05, 2019

Two Firefighters Hurt Battling Fieldston Apartment Fire By Spectrum News Staff The Bronx PUBLISHED 11:09 AM ET Nov. 04, 2019

BRONX, N.Y. - Two firefighters were among those hurt after a fire broke out Monday morning in a Bronx apartment building.

The FDNY says the flames broke out around 8 a.m. inside 445 West 240th Street in Fieldston.

Video from the Citizen App showed flames coming from an apartment window. One resident was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries, while another suffered serious injuries.

Both firefighters are expected to be okay.

The fire was put under control in about two hours.