Bronx apartment complex fire leaves 2 critical

THE BRONX - Officials say six people, including a firefighter, were injured in a apartment complex fire in The Bronx, two of them critcally.

Fire officials say the fire sparked on the second floor at 69 West 225th St. It was brought under control at around 5:15 p.m.

Officials say this was the second fire at the complex this week.

EMS officials say two people are in critical condition as a result of the fire, and four others, including a firefighter, suffered minor injuries. All of the victims were taken to Presbyterian Hospital.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by the fire marshal.

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