OZONE PARK, Queens — At least four people were hospitalized after fire broke out in a Queens home early Thursday morning, according to the FDNY.
Fire officials said units responded just after 4:15 a.m. for reports of flames on the third floor of the three-story private dwelling at 101-10 101st Ave. in the Ozone Park area.
Four unidentified women, between ages 30 and 60, were rescued from the building and hospitalized in critical condition with severe trauma to their bodies, authorities said.
The fire was placed under control just after 5 a.m., according to the FDNY.
Fire officials determined the cause of the blaze was accidental.
Correction: The time of the fire has been updated.