SUNSET PARK, Brooklyn (PIX11) — Two firefighters were among 11 injured in a Brooklyn blaze on Sunday afternoon, according to the FDNY.
Firefighters rushed to Sixth Avenue near 57th Street just before 4 p.m. for reports of a fire in a mixed-occupancy building, officials said. The fire was quickly elevated to a two alarm and then to a three alarm blaze. Firefighters had the situation under control by 5:10 p.m.
Ten out of the 11 victims were taken to a hospital for treatment, authorities said. One of the injured firefighters were treated at the scene of the fire.
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