Brooklyn, NY (March 10, 2019) – Police confirmed that a two-alarm fire broke out next to a firehouse around 1:00 a.m. on Thursday morning.
A bystander allegedly noticed the fire at 570 Smith Street and called 911. Firefighters immediately left the firehouse next door and called for a second alarm after they arrived at the scene of the fire.
One firefighter involved in getting the fire under control received an injury but is expected to recover. No civilians were injured in the accident.
The cause of the accident is currently under investigation by fire marshals
At this time, we would like to offer our genuine sympathies to those who have fallen victim to this serious fire in New York. Fires break out every day across New York and cause harm to those involved, leading to serious injuries and even fatalities in the worst cases. We would also like to extend a warm thank you to the firefighters who risk their lives in these incidents every day across New York. Being involved in a fire in New York might be one of the most physically and emotionally daunting things you will ever endure, but you have rights during these times.
At Hach & Rose, we understand that your involvement in a blaze might mean a long period of recovery as you move forward during this difficult time. A fire can blaze out of control in the blink of an eye, risking the lives of anyone trapped inside. We are here for you 24/7 when it comes to moving forward past your injuries. Please contact us to find out what we can do for you in your time of need at 212-779-0057.
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