PHOTOS & VIDEOS: Patient Severely Burned in Flatbush Fire, Transported by Hatzolah


A person is in critical condition in Flatbush after being pulled from a burning apartment building.

The blaze broke out at 1256 East 13th Street just off of Avenue M at around 10:45am Monday morning.

The FDNY was able to bring the fire under control in around 30 minutes after pulling a 60-year-old male victim from the burning building.

Flatbush Hatzolah transported the victim in critical condition – suffering from serious burns and smoke inhalation. He was taken to the burn unit at Staten Island University Hospital.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

(YWN World Headquarters – NYC)


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