Firefighting News: Firefighters Hurt in Five-Alarm Bronx (NY) Fire

05/02/2013
Hundreds of firefighters battled a five-alarm fire that destroyed several buildings this morning in the Bronx. The fire broke out around 6:15 a.m, and kept Fire Department of New York (FDNY) firefighters busy for several hours, according to a CBS News report (http://cbsloc.al/15cqO5m). The fire started in a detached garage behind a building and then extended to other structures. Heavy smoke engulfed the area and could be seen for miles around. The fire also disrupted subway service in the area. At least 11 buildings caught fire and were either destroyed or damaged. The FDNY said 10 firefighters were taken to a hospital with minor injuries and a pedestrian was treated at the scene fo...

To access this articles and others like, join the Fire Engineering Training Network today.

LOGIN TODAY

FE Logo

Log into Fire Engineering and you'll have total access to the industry's leading online resource for finest training simulations, articles, instructional videos and much more.

Why Join the Fire Engineering Training Network?

Only Fire Engineering Training Network members have full access to the most comprehensive database of fire firefighter training information in the worlld.  Fire Engineernig has been around since 1877, offering peer-reviewed training techinigues and techonologies for firefighters.

Gain unlimited access to the most comprehensive database of firefighter training info in the world.

Membership in the Fire Engineering Training Network includes:

  • Exclusive Online Access to FireEngineering.com News & Articles
  • Fire Engineering Magazine Historical Archives (Online-Only)
  • Annual Print Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine
  • Annual Digital Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine

Join Now

Additionally, if you attend FDIC International in the spring, membership to the Fire Engineering Training Network is included in your registration fee.

Click here to SUBSCRIBE or LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FIRE ENGINEERING TRAINING NETWORK