1 killed in Crown Heights apartment fire

BROOKLYN - A fire in a Crown Heights apartment building has claimed the life of one person and left several others without a home.

According to firefighters, the call came in just before 4:30 a.m. at a three-story building on Albany Avenue.

Fire officials say a male in his 50s was killed. Two others, including a firefighter, were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

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