NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Seven people were injured late Sunday afternoon when a fire broke out in an Astoria, Queens apartment building.

The fire was reported shortly after 5 p.m. Sunday in the four-story building at 31-64 34th St. in Queens, the FDNY told 1010 WINS.

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One person in the building was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital with serious injuries, while three others suffered minor injuries, officials said. Three firefighters also suffered minor injuries.

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The fire might have started in the basement, officials said. Information about a possible cause was not available Sunday evening.

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