Commissioner: 16 people hurt in NY fire will be OK

Bronx fire victims

The building includes three floors of apartments over retail spaces.

The New York Fire Department said the condition of the injured was non-life threatening.

Adults and children fled from the three stories of apartments above, including a man who ran outside with no shirt and no shoes.

Over 200 firefighters battled the blaze. But fire officials say almost two dozen people, including that man and his family, have been displaced by the blaze.

"They will all be OK, thankfully", Nigro said. Nigro said authorities would enter the building to determine the cause of the fire once it's deemed safe.

Koetter will coach Bucs' in 2018
Reports indicate the team felt Winston's injury was a major factor in the team's poor performance, not coaching. Tampa is expected to fire Dirk Koetter next week and Gruden is their top candidate replace him.

At least 23 people are injured in a fire that breaks out in a building in the Bronx, New York City, on January 2, 2018.

The fire went to six alarms and dozens of fire vehicles were on scene as thick smoke poured out of the building and flames were through the roof.

The multi-storey building is situated on the corner of the Commonwealth and Bronx River avenues in Van Nest.

"Praying for a swift recovery for all those injured", Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted. Some residents were allowed to return to that building over the weekend to gather belongings. It was not clear when it would be habitable again.

Related News:

  • Strongest improvement in manufacturing conditions since December 2012: Nikkei India Manufacturing PMI

    Strongest improvement in manufacturing conditions since December 2012: Nikkei India Manufacturing PMI

    The slowdown was reflected in the drop in buying activity in December, the sharpest decline since September. Job creation accelerated in December and was steep overall as firms made efforts to expand capacity.
    Saints lose to Buccaneers, win NFC South anyway

    Saints lose to Buccaneers, win NFC South anyway

    It would be Kamara again who punched in a 7-yard run to put the Saints up 14-7 with 2:36 remaining in the first quarter. Kamara would add a 7-yard rushing touchdown and a 40-yard catch, continuing a phenomenal rookie season.
    Follow the New Year around the world

    Follow the New Year around the world

    There are 39 different local times in use , which means it takes 26 hours for the entire world to enter the New Year. Spectacular fireworks have lit up the skies in Hong Kong, Australia and elsewhere in Asia as revellers rang in 2018.
  • Bills Clinch Playoff Berth: Twitter Reacts to Historic Streak Ending

    Bills Clinch Playoff Berth: Twitter Reacts to Historic Streak Ending

    He had 10 yards on 11 carries to finish with 1,138 yards rushing, and added 448 receiving on a team-high 59 catches. The Dolphins have allowed more yards to tight ends than all but two National Football League teams.

    Texans GM taking leave of absence as wife battles cancer

    Houston has traded away its first- and second-round picks in the 2018 NFL Draft and does not have a pick until the third round. He also thanked team owner Bob McNair and his family for their support as he spends more time with his family.
    Arrested in Killing of Mother, Kids, Partner in NY

    Arrested in Killing of Mother, Kids, Partner in NY

    Tedesco told Fox News that "certain factors were uncovered during the investigation" that may mean the killings were targeted. WHY! Shakera Symes, Shanta Myers' sister, told Spectrum News the murders have left her entire family traumatized.
  • Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

    Iran 'tested by its own citizens': Haley

    She said: "This is the precise picture of a long opressed people rising up against their dictators". The demonstrations are completely spontaneous.
    Doctor's strike observes today against National Commission Bill

    Doctor's strike observes today against National Commission Bill

    The doctors are opposing this new NMC bill, said that the passing of this bill will be the black day in the medical history. Dr Kumar said a six-month bridge course for AYUSH professionals can not be equated to four years of medical education.
    United Blood Services donations drop as temperatures plummet

    United Blood Services donations drop as temperatures plummet

    When you arrive, staff will direct you to the first station in the process that requires you to fill out a donor questionnaire . The response was huge, with hundreds of refugees wanting to give blood. "Every day we always get an update".
  • North Korea vows to bolster its nuclear capability

    North Korea vows to bolster its nuclear capability

    North Korea will remain committed to the country's nuclear development in 2018, according to a report released on Saturday by state-run news agency KCNA.
    Liberians celebrate George Weah's presidential victory

    Liberians celebrate George Weah's presidential victory

    The results were almost identical to those announced on Thursday evening by the commission after 98 percent of returns. Weah grew up in a Clara Town slum in Monrovia and went on to star for AC Milan, Paris St Germain and Chelsea.
    New PUBG Patch for Xbox to Allow Squads of Any Size

    New PUBG Patch for Xbox to Allow Squads of Any Size

    We would like to apologize again for the inconvenience and we will continue to do our best to resolve the issues. The game has seen success, as it's the fourth most played Xbox game , but its performance has been rough .


Most liked

Vaccinations in United Kingdom may do little to halt deadly 'Aussie flu'
Dr Kelleher added: "The most important thing is that if people think they've got it is to stay at home and look after themselves". PHE advises to avoid having unnecessary contact with other people if you or they have symptoms of flu.

Move Over 2017, The Wolf Moon Is Here
The first and last supermoon of 2017 didn't happen until December , but in 2018 the wait won't last past New Year's Day. But for those in North America, the eclipse will be visible before sunrise on January 31, according to EarthSky.

Philippe Coutinho has spoken to people close to him about Barcelona move
In fact, Paulinho has apparently been making jokes about Coutinho looking for a house in Spain, which might actually be true. That is, if Philippe Coutinho signs for Barcelona .

Delhi witnesses first episode of very dense fog, visibility drops to nil
The Air Quality Index (AQI) at Delhi's Shadipur was recorded at 332, and Siri Fort at 388 - both in the "hazardous" category. The dense fog seems to create major problems for the visitors as the operations at the airport is severely affected.

LG Showcases The World's Largest (88-inch) & Highest Resolution (8K) OLED Display
Even if you were to pick up LG's enormous display for a not-so-insignificant price, you'll be upscaling 4K content at best. Besides, it's also the TV with the largest count of pixels, as LG's upcoming beast will be packing an 8K resolution.

S. Korean president welcomes DPRK leader's New Year address
UNSC Resolution 2375, adopted in September, bans member countries from ship-to-ship transfers of any goods for North Korea . He also did not touch on Kim's demand that Seoul cancel its annual joint military exercises with the United States.

New Year's Eve forecast: Below-zero temps, bitter wind chill
Sub-zero temperatures and unsafe wind chill readings gripped north-central and north-eastern Montana at the beginning of 2018. Amid the cold conditions, Wasula said people should make an effort to "not stay out too long" but be prepared if getting out.

Erica Garner, daughter of police chokehold victim, dies in Brooklyn
Garner had been placed in a medically induced coma last week after an asthma episode precipitated a major heart attack . Erica Garner , the daughter of police brutality victim Eric Garner , has died, according to the New York Daily News .

Costa Rica plane crash leaves 10 foreigners dead, government says
Shocking pictures showing the burning wreckage of the plane at the crash site have been released by Costa Rican authorities. The plane crashed just moments after takeoff from Punta Islita Airport, according to officials and witnesses.

Afghanistan explosion: Shia organisation hit in Kabul
A local Shiite leader said one of the bombers was sitting unnoticed among the participants when he detonated his device. Explosions caused what Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's office calls "a massacre" in a Shiite area in Kabul on Thursday.

Weather: Bitter cold New Year's Eve/ Day
Wind chill temperatures should drop between five and 15 degrees Sunday morning, and down to five below Monday morning. The coldest times will be each night and morning from sunset on New Year's Eve through midday Tuesday .

Instagram to add 'Recommended' posts to feed
This new section, entitled " Recommend for You ", was spotted while in testing earlier this month, according to Tech Crunch. Unfortunately, this would need to be done for each individual " Recommended for You " post that appears in your feed.

Trump says East Coast could use 'Global Warming' during cold
President Trump continues his denial of climate change . "Do you even know what climate is?!" an additional tweet stated. Of the Mueller probe, Trump said, "It makes the country look very bad, and it puts the country in a very bad position".

Meghan Markle's father 'extremely hurt' by Prince Harry
The family she never had? She says her father bought two Barbie sets to create a special doll family to put under the tree. The actress, 36, caught the eye of 007 producers in her role as Rachel Zane in U.S. legal drama Suits past year .

Rockies, Davis reach record deal
Reed saved 19 games for the New York Mets last season and posted a 2.84 ERA splitting time with the Mets and Boston Red Sox. Jeff Bridich was somewhat mocked for saying "yes" three weeks ago when asked if his team could win a World Series in 2018.