Brooklyn house fire injures 7 people including firefighter

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CYPRESS HILLS (PIX11)-- Firefighters put out a 4-alarm blaze that injured at least 7 people, including two police officers and one firefighter, according to officials.

It started at 161 Hendrix Street approximately 1:20 a.m. It was put out around 5 a.m.

Injuries of the victims were reportedly not severe.

Authorities say the fire may have originated in one of the back apartments. 14 people in total lived in the residence.

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