NINE people were injured in a two-alarm fire in a Bronx apartment on Saturday morning.
The fire broke out in a third-floor apartment in a six-story building on Grand Avenue near Fordham Road in University Heights just after 6 a.m., according to the FDNY.
Fire officials said no injuries were considered life-threatening.
The cause of the fire is currently under investigation, the FDNY said.
More than 100 firefighters responded to the blaze.
Just last month, a devastating apartment fire in the Bronx left 17 people dead, including eight children, and at least 63 others injured as a result.
About 200 Firefighters respond to an incident in the Bronx on January 9, 2022.
Residents were seen “jumping from windows” and reportedly 19 people were treated at the scene, while 33 were taken to hospital for life-threatening injuries.
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