NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Five firefighters were hurt battling an extra-alarm blaze in the Mount Eden section of the Bronx on Wednesday afternoon.
Flames broke out at a two-story residential building at 1342 College Ave. around 1:30 p.m. The fire also impacted five other buildings, officials said.READ MORE: 5 Wounded, Including 3 Teens, In Drive-By Shooting Outside Bronx Warehouse Party
The fire was raised to four alarms. Two hours later, it was under control.
FDNY officials said five firefighters and one civilian suffered minor injuries.MORE NEWS: Florida Condo Collapse: 3 More Bodies Pulled From Rubble Overnight As Desperate Search Continues
Smoke could be seen billowing from the building, and authorities advised people in the area to close their windows.