NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Several firefighters were hurt battling a large fire at a Bronx apartment building on Sunday.
The FDNY said flames broke out on the fifth floor of a building in the Highbridge section of the borough at around noon.READ MORE: 3-Year-Old Child Killed In Hartford Shooting
The fire spread to other floors and burned through the roof.READ MORE: 2 Wanted In Connection To Shooting That Injured 17-Year-Old In The Bronx
It took nearly 150 firefighters to bring the blaze under control.
The FDNY said eight firefighters and one civilian were treated for injuries.MORE NEWS: NYPD Enlists Volunteers For Citywide Graffiti Cleanup Initiative
The cause is under investigation.