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4 injured, 2 hospitalized after massive Bronx apartment fire

FDNY officials tell News 12 four people were hurt and that two of them had to be taken to the hospital--including a firefighter with minor injuries.

News 12 Staff

Jul 30, 2021, 9:37 PM

Updated 1,054 days ago

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Four people were injured and two were hospitalized on Friday after a Bronx apartment fire at the Webster Houses.
Citizen App video showed smoke billowing out of a 17th-floor window.
FDNY officials tell News 12 four people were hurt and that two of them had to be taken to the hospital--including a firefighter with minor injuries.
News 12 spoke to the owner of the apartment off camera and he said his 11-year-old son had to go to the hospital.
He says his son should be fine after being treated for smoke inhalation. He says his apartment has damage on the walls but that he’ll be able to live in it.


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