Flatlands Fire Leaves Three Injured, One Critically, FDNY Says

By Aidan Gardiner on July 1, 2013 7:04am 

 Four people were injured when a fire tore through a home near East 53rd Street and Avenue H, FDNY said.
Four people were injured when a fire tore through a home near East 53rd Street and Avenue H, FDNY said.
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BROOKLYN — A fire tore through a Flatlands home early Monday, leaving one person critically injured and another two hurt, an FDNY spokesman said.

The blaze erupted within the two story home at 1085 E. 53rd St., near Avenue H, about 2:40 a.m., according to the spokesman.

The critically injured casualty was rushed to Staten Island University Hospital, the FDNY representative said.

Two others suffered minor injuries and were taken to Kings County Hospital, the spokesman said.

 

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