20 Injured In Four-Alarm Bronx Fire

Posted on April 14, 2012, 8:41 pm
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A blaze at a block of row houses in Bronx Saturday afternoon injured 18 firefighters and two occupants, the city Fire Department said.

Two firefighters became trapped when the fire caused a wall in a multifamily home to collapse. They were rescued by fellow firefighters. None of the injuries were serious.

The four-alarm fire started shortly after 1:00 p.m. and was brought under control after about two hours at 3:45 p.m.

An FDNY spokesman said 168 firefighters responded.

 

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