6 people hospitalized in Lefferts Ave. fire
Authorities say six people were taken to the hospital after a blaze ripped through a Crown Heights building.
Firefighters scrambled to rescue about a dozen people after the fire broke out on Lefferts Avenue in the kitchen of a fourth-floor apartment.
Vaughn Armour, whose son is paralyzed from the waist down, credits a police officer with bringing his son to safety.
"One police officer came to the floor ?and carried him downstairs," Armour says.