- Associated Press - Friday, March 27, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say a fire at a 6-story apartment building on the Upper East Side has been brought under control.

A fire department spokesman says five firefighters suffered minor injuries in the early morning blaze at East 66th Street and First Avenue.

He says the fire started in two apartments on the top floor and spread to the roof.

The fire erupted at 1:18 a.m. Friday and was under control at 3:11 a.m.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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