NEW YORK (AP) — A firefighter has been injured battling a fire in Queens.
It happened at a 5-story apartment building in Ridgewood at about 2:30 p.m. Thursday.
Officials say the firefighter was taken to Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. The firefighter's condition was not immediately known. Mayor Bill de Blasio was heading to the hospital late Thursday afternoon.
The fire was brought under control at about 3 p.m.