NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — At least eight people were injured when a fire broke out at an apartment building in the Bronx.

The flames broke out around 12:30 a.m. Monday on East 140th Street between Cypress and Jackson avenues in Mott Haven.

Video showed huge flames and smoke shooting out the windows of one apartment.

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One person was seriously injured, four others suffered minor injuries, and three firefighters were also hurt battling the flames.

There’s no word on what caused the fire.

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