23 hurt, including firefighter, in Bronx blaze

Survivors of devastating Bronx fire allowed to return to building

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

At least 12 people were injured early on Tuesday after a huge fire tore through an apartment building in NY, reports said.

It was also reported that at least 150 firefighters were battling the fire.

A fire destroyed a building and injured 23 people in NY yesterday, just days after the city's deadliest inferno in a quarter of a century.

At least 12 people have been injured.

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Investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire. A firefighter was listed among the 19 people suffering minor injuries.

The fire started on the first floor of a building on Commonwealth Avenue and East Tremont Avenue in the Van Nest section just after 5:30 a.m.

The fire is believed to have started in the Beverly Hills Furniture store on the street level of the four-floor building.

One resident escaped the burning building with his three young children. That inferno killed 12 people, four of them children.

Mayor Bill de Blasio called it the "worst fire tragedy we have seen in this city in at least a quarter century".

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