By CBSNewYork Team

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – A firefighter has been killed battling a blaze early Wednesday morning in New Haven.

Another firefighter has been taken to the hospital in critical condition.

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The fire broke out around 1 a.m. on Valley Street, and crews managed to rescue a woman inside. But then there was a mayday call, and two firefighters were taken out of the building and rushed to the hospital.

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New Haven’s mayor says he’ll provide more information later Wednesday morning.

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Check back soon for more on this developing story.

CBSNewYork Team