One Person Injured in Bronx Fire

By Ben Fractenberg on August 19, 2014 2:49pm 

 A fire broke out in The Bronx at 306 East 171st Street Tuesday afternoon. 
A fire broke out in The Bronx at 306 East 171st Street Tuesday afternoon. 
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THE BRONX — One person was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a huge fire broke out in The Bronx Tuesday afternoon, an FDNY spokesman said.

The blaze started at about 1:48 p.m. on the sixth floor of 306 East 171st Street, according to the FDNY.

The victim was taken to Lincoln Hospital and is expected to survive, a fire department spokesman said.

The fire was under control by 2:38 p.m.

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