Bronx fire

Two children jumped from a fourth floor window to escape a raging fire at East 228th Street at White Plains Road in the Bronx. (Photo: CBS 2)

Kids Jump From 4th Floor Window To Escape Bronx Blaze

Bystanders with cell phones were able to capture flames bursting through the fourth floor windows of the burning apartment house, where two children jumped out of a window.


Emergency crews respond to a fire in Morris Heights - Bronx, NY - Oct 21, 2010 - Credit: CBS 2

Firefighter, Civilian Hurt In Bronx Blaze

A stairway collapsed between the third and fourth floors and officials say a fire lieutenant fell two stories suffering serious injuries. One civilian was seriously burned.


This barber shop, scheduled to open this week, was destroyed in a fast-moving fire that ripped through the Bronx Monday morning.

Bronx Blaze Destroys Local Businesses

A fast-moving 3-alarm fire in the Bronx not only left 18 people homeless Monday morning, but it also destroyed several stores – which many residents say were badly needed.

CBS 2–08/09/2010