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.READ MORE: Annual Juneteenth Festival In Bedford-Stuyvesant Takes On New Meaning In 2021
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.READ MORE: Georgia Man Arrested For 2020 Rape Of Woman Who Was Dragged Into Queens Alley
New Haven’s mayor says he’ll provide more information later Wednesday morning.MORE NEWS: Tropical Storm Claudette Batters Gulf Coast With Heavy Rain And Flooding
Check back soon for more on this developing story.