CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — Several firefighters were injured after a fire broke out at a Brooklyn building early Monday.
Authorities received reports of a blaze around 5:47 a.m. at 2811 Mermaid Ave. in the Coney Island neighborhood, FDNY officials said.
About 39 units and,170 FDNY members arrived at the two-story commercial building, which was declared under control by 9:43 a.m.
Four firefighters suffered minor injuries and were treated at area hospitals while a fifth firefighter refused medical attention, FDNY officials said.
The cause of the blaze was not immediately known.
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