2-alarm fire breaks out at Montefiore Medical Center

THE BRONX - The emergency room at Montefiore Medical Center was evacuated earlier today following a two-alarm fire.

After containing the blaze, firefighters had to vent the hospital due to a heavy smoke condition. Ten people were transferred to another hospital.

The fire forced the MTA to route six Bronx bus lines out of the area.

To watch Chopper 12 footage of the fire at Montefiore Medical Center, go to channel 612 on your iO digital cable box and select iO Extra.

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