Fatal Fire in Flatbush


fire-flatbushA tragic fire in Brooklyn left at least two men dead this morning. The fire started just after 5:00 a.m. at 3916 Avenue K in Flatbush , fire officials said. Officials say they are looking for more possible victims as it was reported there were other people living in the house. Apparently neighbors heard the screams for help and tried to get people to jump, but were unsuccessful. Nine firefighters suffered minor injuries including burns; two of the firefighters are being treated at a hospital, officials said.

Firefighters were able to put the fire out after about an hour and a half. No word as to what may have caused the fatal blaze.

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