LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — Two firefighters were injured in a fire that blazed the top story of a building on the Lower East Side, the FDNY said Monday.
The fire broke out shortly after 5 a.m. near the intersection of Henry and Jefferson streets, officials said. The 5-story building has a laundromat on the first floor.
The firefighters were transported to a hospital and treated for minor injuries.
Over 100 firefighters from 25 different units were able to contain the fire shortly after 7 a.m.
The cause of fire is under investigation.