Crews battle fire at 7-story apartment building on 82nd Street in Bensonhurst

Officials say the fire started on the second floor of the building. (4/28/14)

BROOKLYN - Emergency crews were called this morning to a fire at a seven-story apartment building on 82nd Street in Bensonhurst.

Officials say the fire started on the second floor of the building.

Neighbors tell News 12 that a woman inside the building had to be carried out the door. The woman's aide says she lived alone in the apartment and was sick.

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Fire officials say another person was also taken to the hospital.

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