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8 FDNY firefighters injured while battling 5-alarm blaze

More than 200 firefighters responded to the fire that damaged six buildings Today at 12:36 PM By FireRescue1 Staff NEW YORK — Nine people, including eight firefighters, were injured in a Bronx 5-alarm fire Thursday night. NBC New York reported that more than 200 firefighters battled the blaze that damaged six buildings, according to officials. […]

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Bronx fire engulfs homes, injures several people, FDNY says

By Alison Fox and Lauren Cook   alison.fox@amny.com, lauren.cook@amny.com June 22, 2017   Nine people, including eight firefighters, were injured Thursday when a massive fire damaged six buildings in the Bronx, the FDNY said. The five-alarm blaze broke out at 1136 Olmstead Ave. in Unionport around 3:40 p.m., but quickly spread to neighboring buildings, according […]

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FDNY hits record number of black, Asian, Latino and women recruits for entrance exam

  FDNY applicants attend a test prep session at FDNY’s Brooklyn headquarters on Thursday. Here, firefighters Damien Byfield, Wesley Moore, Aaron Gardner and Daniel Sterling GINGER ADAMS OTIS NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, June 23, 2017, 2:00 AM After several delays to try and attract more FDNY candidates, the filing for the city’s upcoming firefighter […]

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FIT Campus Evacuated After Fire Spikes Carbon Monoxide Levels: FDNY

By  Nicole Bode and Katherine Lavacca | June 21, 2017 12:03pm | Updated on June 21, 2017 1:33pm TwitterFacebookEmailMore FDNY firefighters evacuated 227 West 27th St. Wednesday morning after a fire triggered elevated CO2 levels, officials and witnesses said.View Full Caption DNAinfo/Katherine Lavacca GARMENT DISTRICT — The Fashion Institute of Technology had to be evacuated after a fire in the […]

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Roof Of Building Collapses On Workers At Queens Construction Site, FDNY Says

The men are in critical condition, according to the FDNY. ShareTweetGoogle PlusRedditEmailComments QUEENS, NY — Three construction workers were critically injured after the roof of an Astoria building undergoing construction collapsed, according to Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro. Two of the men had to be taken out of the basement of the construction site, located at […]

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