Two Brooklyn fires left more than a dozen people injured Saturday morning, including an infant that was listed in critical condition.
A two-alarm house fire broke out at 716 E. 89 St. in Canarsie around 9:30 a.m., according to the FDNY.
Firefighters rescued a one-month-old and a 6-year-old child from the second floor of the private home, police said.
The infant was unconscious and unresponsive and was taken to Brookdale Hospital in critical condition, according to the NYPD.
“(The fire) had burned through a few of the steps, making it impossible to get to the second floor,” said FNDY Chief Stephen Moro. “We needed to use portable ladders.”
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