Woman escaping Bensonhurst fire. Courtesy of LoudLabs.BENSONHURST — A column of thick, black smoke billowed from a Bensonhurst apartment building [https://citizen.com/-LyUET-WWyKaRE2Gyh0t] yesterday morning. FDNY received the call of a fire at 2402 Benson Avenue, near 24th Avenue, at 9:06 a.m. Sixty firefighters and EMS personnel
Photo via fdnyhome [https://www.flickr.com/photos/fdnyhome/17106462329/in/set-72157651805202139] via FlickrTwo police officers were treated for smoke inhalation after a molotov cocktail exploded in a small apartment building on 83rd Street near Bay Parkway early Thursday, May 28. DNAinfo reports [http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20150528/bensonhurst/
Source: Google MapsA 4-year-old boy is fighting for his life after a fire tore through his Bensonhurst home yesterday morning. The blaze began in the living room of an apartment on 2416 85th Street at 7:15am Tuesday, trapping four children inside, including young Bilal Elmaghraby, according to fire officials.