PARKCHESTER, the Bronx — A high-rise apartment building fire left three people critically injured early Monday morning in the Parkchester section of the Bronx, the FDNY said.
The fire broke out shortly after 1 a.m. on the twelfth floor of the 13-story building, located on Metropolitan Avenue and Linden Drive.
Officials said firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the blaze.
Three people were transported to a hospital in critical condition.
It was not immediately clear what caused the fire.