Firefighters Battled 10-Hour Blaze in Queens
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Seven firefighters were injured during a 10-hour battle against a blaze that broke out in a building full of hazardous material in Jamaica, Queens.
The fire began at 6 p.m. Monday night inside a metal-works warehouse and was brought under control at 4:40 a.m., according spokesman for the FDNY. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
One firefighter sustained burns to his face and head.