Child Among 5 Hurt After Morning Blaze Consumes Queens Home: FDNY - NBC New York

Child Among 5 Hurt After Morning Blaze Consumes Queens Home: FDNY

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    5 Hurt After Fire Devours Home in Queens

    A Sunday morning fire in Richmond Hill left five people injured, authorities say. Video from the scene shows the house was severely damaged in the blaze.

    (Published Sunday, April 8, 2018)

    A child was among five people injured in a Sunday morning house fire in Queens, fire officials say.

    A firefighter was also injured when the blaze broke out in Richmond Hill shortly before 8 a.m., according to officials.

    Video from the scene shows dozens of emergency responders and FDNY vehicles surrounding the charred home on 107th Street.

    All of the victims were taken to Jamaica Hospital with minor injuries, officials said. 

    The cause of the fire is not yet known.

    New York Botanical Garden's Orchid Show Wows Guests New York Botanical Garden's Orchid Show Wows Guests

    Get the latest from NBC 4 New York anywhere, anytime