7 injured in 2-alarm fire on Staten Island; second fire on street in 3 hours: officials

Posted at 10:54 PM, Oct 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-10 22:55:50-04

TOTTENVILLE, Staten Island — Two fires occurred on the same street on Staten Island Thursday within three hours of one another.

Footage of the second fire (Citizen).

FDNY responded to a one-alarm blaze on Hecker Street at 5:14 p.m. The fire occurred in the basement of a house. No injuries were reported.

The second fire was the more damaging blaze as it left seven people injured, including six firefighters, who have all been transported to a local hospital. FDNY responded to it at around 7:25 p.m. at a two story house on Hecker Street in Tottenville and had it under control at 8:28 p.m. No word on the condition of those injured.

Fire marshals are investigating.