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14 hurt, 1 critically, in Brooklyn apartment building fire

October 16, 2017 - 5:10 AM

NEW YORK - The Fire Department of New York says 14 people have been injured, one critically, in a Brooklyn apartment building fire.

The fire was reported around 4:30 a.m. Monday at a four-story building in the Borough Park neighbourhood.

It started on the second floor and spread upward.

About 135 firefighters fought the blaze and got it under control in about 90 minutes.

The 13 other patients, including four firefighters, were all in stable condition.

News from © The Associated Press, 2017
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