Firefighter Injured in Harlem Blaze, Officials Say
By Kiratiana Freelon on January 1, 2013 10:59am
HARLEM — A two-alarm fire tore through a six-story residential building in Harlem Tuesday morning, injuring one firefighter, officials said.
The hurt firefighter was taken to St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital with minor injuries, an FDNY spokesman said.
The fire broke out at 6:30 a.m. at 135 W. 141st St., the Fire Department spokesman said.
The huge blaze took 106 firefighters to tackle. It was under control by 8:08 a.m., the spokesman said.
It is unclear what caused the fire.