FDNY Bronx 66-33-2224 Third Alarm at 225 E 149th Street;
A three-alarm blaze tore through a South Bronx building on Saturday morning — leaving at least 37 people, including a child, hurt, according to published reports. The fire started on the fifth floor of the 27-story E. 149th St. building near Park Ave. about o7:40 a.m. More than 135 firefighters were operating. News media is reporting taht the fire was under control in a two hour time span. Fire officials say 37 people suffered injuries as a result of a three-alarm fire Saturday morning at a 27-story building in the Bronx.
There are almost 500 apartments in the building, along with more than 20 stores. Video Clip and FDNY Interview HERE
- NY1.com Video: http://www.ny1.com/content/top_stories/180393/three-alarm-fire-in-bronx-building-injures-37–fdny-says