The fire broke out in the Temple House of Congregation of Beth Elohim, staff said.
The man was drying tobacco when he accidentally set himself on fire, an NYPD spokeswoman said.
The man was taken to Maimonides Hospital in critical condition, the FDNY said.
A fire broke out on the second floor of the Old Navy in Herald Square Thursday evening.
Six people were hurt in a fire at 781 Washington Ave. in Prospect Heights, the FDNY said.
The truck struck the person in Borough Park Friday afternoon.
The firefighters were treated for minor injuries after battling a blaze in Douglaston.
A fire damaged six apartments inside a West 112th Street building Friday afternoon.
Fire spread through the ducts of a Second Avenue apartment building Wednesday evening, FDNY said.
Global Fire International has made its new home in Bed-Stuy after its former location was set ablaze.
Large black clouds of smoke could be seen rising from the building.
The officer suffered smoke inhalation.
Brian Lee was described as a popular, sweet young man by Brooklyn Tech classmates and church leaders.
Two families were displaced when a fire tore through three buildings Wednesday, officials said.
The fire at 25 Sherman Ave. began at 3 a.m. and took nearly an hour to put out, officials said.
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