2 die in Flatlands house fire
(AP) - Two people have died in a Flatlands house fire.
Fire department spokesman Chris Larney says firefighters rushed to the Brooklyn home at about 5 a.m. Sunday.
The victims' identities haven't been released.
Larney says nine firefighters suffered minor injuries including burns; two of the firefighters are being treated at a hospital.
The spokesman says the fire in the Flatlands neighborhood was extinguished in less than 2 hours.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.