Two Men Badly Burned in Brooklyn Electrical Fire

    August 22, 2011 9:20 AM by DerekR

    From NYPost.com:

    By Jessica Simeone

    Brookyln, NY - Two men are fighting for their lives after getting burned in an electrical fire in Brooklyn today, officials said.

    The fire broke out at 8:05 a.m. on an upper floor of a 15-story office building on Montague Street in downtown Brooklyn.

    A 64-year-old and 40-year-old were burned on the face and arms, said a spokesman for the fire department.

    The victims were rushed to the burn center at New York Hospital in critical condition.

Articles, videos, and photos on the latest fire and firefighting news for firefighters from around the United States and the world.

Previous Posts

Two Men Badly Burned in Brooklyn Electrical Fire

08/22/2011

CT Firefighter Treated for Possible Chemical Exposure

08/18/2011

Fatal GA Fire Exposes Dangers of Home Security Measures

08/17/2011

OR Firefighters Injured in Commercial Fire

08/17/2011

Baltimore (MD) Fire Department Personnel to Undergo Health Screenings

08/17/2011

IL Chief and Renowned Fire Service Leader Paul Boecker Dies

08/16/2011

Hidden Fire Hydrants a Problem for WV Firefighters

08/16/2011

Funeral Details for Fallen Dallas (TX) Firefighter

08/16/2011

SC Chief Collapses, Dies After House Fire Call

08/16/2011

NYC Can't Remove Fire Alarm Boxes, Judge Rules

08/16/2011

Code Violations, Safety Issues at Complex Where Dallas (TX) FIrefighter Died

08/16/2011

Fire Damage, Deaths Following OK Wildfires

08/15/2011

Firefighters Rescue Workers Stuck in Elevator with Water Up to Their Necks

08/15/2011

Dallas Firefighter Dies After Falling Through Roof

08/14/2011

Dramatic Footage of Indianapolis Stage Collapse

08/14/2011

IN Stage Collapse Kills 4

08/14/2011

Kansas City (MO) Firefighter Allegedly Waved Gun at Colleagues

08/13/2011

Firefighters Can't Campaign in Political Races, Tulsa (OK) Judge Rules

08/11/2011

Minneapolis (MN) Fire Department Lays Off 10 Firefighters

08/10/2011

Two Firefighters Injured in L.A. Commercial Fire

08/10/2011

Off-Duty L.A. Firefighter Critically Injured in Blast

08/10/2011

NYC Fire Commissioner Defends Efforts to Diversify Ranks

08/10/2011

Baltimore City (MD) Firefighter Injured in Fall from Responding Apparatus

08/09/2011

FDNY Cut Bias Unit While Being Sued for Bias

08/09/2011

MO Firefighters Recover After Accident Involving Apparatus

08/09/2011