By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Four firefighters had to be hospitalized after a fire broke out overnight in Hell’s Kitchen.

The blaze started just before midnight at a five-story building on 9th Avenue near West 48th Street.

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Heavy smoke and fire could be seen shooting into the night sky.

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More than 100 firefighters were on the scene. The injured members were expected to be OK.

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This was the second fire within 24 hours in the area. Firefighters put out another fire early Wednesday morning just two blocks away.

CBSNewYork Team