Firefighter injured in 2-alarm fire in Woodhaven

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021
2-alarm fire burning in Woodhaven, Queens
One firefighter was hurt battling the blaze, which went to two alarms.

WOODHAVEN, Queens (WABC) -- One firefighter was injured in a two-alarm house fire in Queens early Wednesday morning.

The fire broke out inside the multi-family home on 85th Street in Woodhaven at around 5:10 a.m.

One firefighter apparently fell through a flight of stairs while battling the blaze.

The firefighter was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Two residents also suffered minor injuries.

The home contains four apartments. An unknown number of residents were left homeless.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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