Stubborn fire rips through SI house

March 7, 2008 3:31:32 AM PST
A second-alarm fire shot fierce flames through the roof of a house in the New Brighton section of Staten Island. Newscopter-7 was live over the scene.

Fire and flames shot through the attic of the house at 12 York Avenue just before 6 a.m.

Firefighters fought the flames from the outside of the building.

Officials say no injuries were immediately reported. Richmond Terrace was closed through the area.