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Firefighter Among the Injured in Fatal Brooklyn Fire

A firefighter and another person were injured in a Brooklyn fire that claimed the life of another person, according to reports.

According to, the fire occurred at a building on Jefferson Avenue just after 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, 2020. Fire Department of New York (FDNY) crews responded for calls of fire on the second floor of a three-story building.

According to the Daily News, the firefighter was seriously injured after cutting an artery while breaking a window at the fire scene.

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