| Apr 14, 2012
| 1:47 PM
A fast-moving fire in the Bronx injured has injured 17 firefighters so far, according to the FDNY.
At one point, two firefighters were missing after a floor collapsed. The fire started in a four-family condo Saturday at about 1 p.m. at 730 Van Nest Ave....
| Apr 16, 2012
| 2:20 PM
A New York City firefighter was killed Monday while five others were injured, fighting a warehouse fire in Brooklyn, PIX News has learned.
According to authorities, the broke out sometime after 4 p.m. when a pile of cardboard boxes ignited on the...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Witnesses didn't see a single flame or billows of black smoke rising from a warehouse on Flushing Avenue.
"There was no real fire that was visible. It must have been contained," said Jose Rueda.
But a deadly fire was brewing behind warehouse walls in...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Firefighters are in mourning today following the death of Lt. Richard Nappi of Engine Company 237 in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The 17-year veteran died Monday afternoon of an apparent heart attack while fighting a stubborn box fire in a warehouse.
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Just four days after five members of one family lost their lives on Christmas Day, the 70 firefighters who fought to save them returned to work. It wasn't your ordinary first day back, however.
Instead firefighters met with the FDNY's counseling...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:28 AM
A man's body was found after firefighters extinguished a pile of garbage that was set ablaze in Brooklyn early Thursday morning, according to the FDNY.
The fire was reported at about 3:45 a.m. outside of 2171 Hendrickson Street, near Avenue U in Marine...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Investigators are hard at work trying to determine what sparked a fatal, 3-alarm fire that took the life of a 7-year-old boy, early Sunday morning and injured several others.
Police say Joel Smith was already unconscious, when help arrived at the three-...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 2:50 PM
A retired social worker -- who reportedly lived alone -- was found dead inside her Staten Island apartment, after neighbors called 911 and reported smoke coming from the ground floor.
The victim has been identified as Irma Galindo, 63, of Silver Lake....
| Nov 28, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Thousands of firefighters from the FDNY, Suffolk and Nassau counties, as well as from states across the country were on hand Monday to honor retired FDNY Lieutenant Joseph DiBernardo, Jr., who survived a catastrophic 2005 Bronx fire by jumping from a...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 3:06 PM
Was it enraged, booze-fueled fans who attacked a Jets fan at MetLife Stadium this past Sunday?
It's the question everyone is asking after 23-year-old James Mohr from Fresh Meadows, Queens was beaten so severely, his facial bones were crushed and his...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 5:15 AM
A fiery blaze in a Brooklyn brownstone Monday morning has left two firefighters and two civilians seriously injured, fire officials said. The firefighters' union claims the injuries could have been prevented if the mayor did not make cutbacks to the FDNY....