FDNY: 5-Alarm Fire Breaks Out at Six-Story NYC Apartment Building; 1 Hurt – NBC New York

What to Know

  • A multi-alarm fire broke out inside six-story apartment building in New York City Friday night, according to the FDNY

  • Firefighters received a call around 8:15 p.m. about a fire happening inside the apartment building located on Grand Concourse in the Bronx

  • It is unclear if there are any injuries

A multi-alarm fire broke out inside six-story apartment building in New York City Friday night, according to the FDNY.

Firefighters received a call around 8:15 p.m. about a fire happening inside the apartment building located on Grand Concourse in the Mount Eden section of the Bronx.

The FDNY says the fire started on the sixth floor and quickly spread to the roof of the building.

One civilian was hurt and taken to Bronx Lebanon Hospital, where he is listed in serious but stable condition, according to FDNY.

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As of 10:19 p.m. the blaze was reported to be a 5-alarm fire, according to the FDNY.

Firefighters are still working to bring the fire under control.

A Citizen App video shows flames shooting from a section of the roof of the apartment building.

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This is a developing story.