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Brooklyn apartment fire leaves 3 injured

Sunday, April 21, 2013
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Three people are hospitalized with minor injuries after fire broke out at an apartment in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

It happened just after 1 a.m. Sunday at a 7-story residential building at 869 Flushing Avenue.

The fire was confined to a single apartment on the seventh floor.

One person jumped from the apartment, and was taken to Elmhurst Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Two others were transported to Woodhull Hospital with minor injuries.

The fire was under control within 45 minutes.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.


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