- Associated Press - Monday, February 8, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - Fire officials say at least 19 people were injured in a New York City blaze.

Officials say three firefighters and at least two children were among those injured in the Sunday afternoon Bronx fire.

Officials say the fire began in a second-floor apartment of the six-story Morrisania apartment complex.

Fire officials tell the New York Daily News that a woman and child who were hospitalized are in critical condition. A man is also being treated and is stable condition.

Firefighters battled the flames for about an hour to bring it under control.

The cause of the blaze is not yet known.


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