THE BRONX - A woman is in critical condition after a fire broke out in her Morrisania apartment.

Firefighters say the flames started in the kitchen of the woman's third-floor unit at the Morrisania II Apartments on East 161st Street just after 6 p.m. Tuesday.

The woman was taken to Jacobi Medical Center in critical condition.

Firefighters say a tenant in the apartment next door was treated for smoke inhalation.