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Fire Breaks Out in Woodside Apartment Building, 4 Injured: FDNY

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Oct. 22, 2019. By Shane O’Brien 

The FDNY are investigating the cause of a fire that broke out in Woodside early on Tuesday morning.

The fire broke out on the first floor of a three-story apartment building at 41-25 71st St. and the FDNY was alerted to it at 3:38 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22.

The fire was under control by 4:12 a.m. and four people were injured in the blaze, according to the FDNY.

Two civilians and two fire fighters were transported to Elmhurst General Hospital with minor injuries shortly after the fire was extinguished.

The FDNY is still trying to determine the cause of the fire.

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