Woman seriously injured, burned in fire

Fire crews had to work through the rain this morning as they put out a fire on East 18th Street. The flames are believed to

The flames are believed to have started on the fifth floor of the building on East 18th Street.

The flames are believed to have started on the fifth floor of the building on East 18th Street. (9/10/15)

BROOKLYN - Fire crews had to work through the rain this morning as they put out a fire on East 18th Street.

The flames are believed to have started on the fifth floor of the building.

Officials say one woman was seriously hurt and burned.  A firefighter was also treated for minor injuries.

The fire marshal is investigating the cause of the blaze.

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