Blaze injures 2 firefighters in Yonkers

Two firefighters are recovering this morning after battling a blaze at a home in Yonkers. Investigators say flames engulfed a mattress and a bed frame

A mattress fire damaged a Yonkers home on

A mattress fire damaged a Yonkers home on Remsen Road.

YONKERS - Two firefighters are recovering this morning after battling a blaze at a home in Yonkers.

Investigators say flames engulfed a mattress and a bed frame in the second-floor bedroom of the home on Remsen Road in Yonkers. They tell News 12 that the house is owned by an elderly woman who was not home at the time of the fire.

One firefighter suffered a back injury, while the other suffered a knee injury. They're expected to be OK.

Fire marshals are still investigating the cause of the flames.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Jericho girl performs in national tour of 'Annie: The Musical'
Residents met with state officials at a community 2 Residents offer input on state budget at Yonkers forum
A group of GoFundMe contributors and a medical 3 Charitable acts help sick Texas boy get home
Kristina's Korner tracks the 4 Trending: 'Fresh Prince' reboot and Lynard Skynard
VIDEO: United Way of Westchester, Putnam to expand 5 VIDEO: United Way of Westchester, Putnam to expand call center

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE