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Brooklyn Fire

Massive Blaze Rips Through Pratt, Destroys Artwork

| Posted 02.15.2013 | New York

By Trevor Kapp and Aidan Gardiner CLINTON HILL — Pratt Institute students were devastated after a predawn fire tore through the top floor of the ...

New York City Mourns Firefighter Who Survived 9/11, Died Battling Warehouse Blaze (How You Can Help)

Posted 04.18.2012 | Impact

New York City is mourning the loss of a 9/11 hero, but keeping his legacy alive through a memorial fund for his surviving children. Lt. Richard Nap...

Fires Kill 1, Injure 10

AP | Posted 03.16.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A 7-year-old Brooklyn boy died in one of two late-night fires that sent 10 other people to hospitals suffering from smoke inhalation....

FDNY Firefighters Severely Burned In Crown Heights Fire

Posted 12.19.2011 | New York

A fire set ablaze a Crown Heights brownstone on Monday morning, leaving five firefighters injured, including one firefighter with severe burns to over...

Baby Survives Brooklyn Blaze In Dramatic Thanksgiving Rescue

Posted 11.28.2011 | New York

Five family members, including an infant, are in critical condition at NYC hospitals after a fire blazed through their Brooklyn Brownstone on Thanksgi...

Brooklyn Fire Leaves 31 Injured, Four Critical

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Fire officials say a blaze in a Brooklyn apartment building has injured 31 people, four of them critically. The New York City Fire d...

20 Firefighters Hurt Battling 5-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- A fire raging through a six-story New York City apartment building is proving difficult for hundreds of firefighters to get under con...

Brooklyn Fire Landlord Cited For Violations

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Daniel Ignacio Held As Suspect For Questioning In Fatal Brooklyn Fire

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A drunken man set fire to his apartment by tossing a lighted toilet paper roll soaked in paint thinner into a baby carriage near the ...

Arson 'Likely' In Fire That Killed Five

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York detectives investigating a fire that killed five Guatemalan immigrants over the weekend in a building without enough smoke d...

Bensonhurst Fire Kills 5, Critically Injures Baby

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A suspicious fire tore through a building that housed Guatemalan immigrants, gnawing gaping holes in the structure's backside, partia...

Menorah Fire Leaves 3-Year-Old Girl Fighting For Her Life In Brooklyn

nydailynews.com | By Michael J. Feeney and Simone Weichselbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A 3-year-old Brooklyn girl was fighting for her life Wednesday night after being pulled from a fire in her home sparked when a lighted menorah toppled...