Wednesday, 19 September, 2018

New Bronx fire injures 16, including nine children

Survivors of devastating Bronx fire allowed to return to building New Bronx fire injures 16, including nine children
Andrew Cummings | 03 January, 2018, 01:09

The blaze began at about 5:30 a.m.at 1547 Commonwealth Ave.in the Van Nest neighborhood of the Bronx.

At least eight people were injured in a fire raging through a Bronx building, the New York Fire Department said on Tuesday.

"Numerous people were brought out of the building by the firefighters on scene", said New York City fire chief Daniel Nigro.

This fire comes just days after 12 people were killed at 2363 Prospect Ave.in The Bronx - the city's deadliest fire in more than a quarter-century.

Fire officials say the fire started inside the furniture store on the first floor of the building and quickly spread.

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Investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire.

Another resident escaped with her two children and their dog.

This is a second incident in less than a week. after the incident where a 3-year-old playing with a stove had accidentally put the house on fire which claimed 12 lives including four children.

"Praying for a swift recovery for all those injured", said Mayor Bill de Blasio on Twitter, thanking the fire department for its response.

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