Firefighter injured while responding to Sheepshead Bay blaze

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FDNY officials say the fire was under control shortly after the call, but it was difficult to extinguish because of the layout of the building. FDNY officials say the fire was under control shortly after the call, but it was difficult to extinguish because of the layout of the building.
SHEEPSHEAD BAY -

At least one firefighter was injured while responding to a house fire in Brooklyn Tuesday, officials say.

The fire broke out on E. 27th Street just before 8 a.m.

At least one firefighter was treated for minor injuries and is expected to be OK.

Residents tell News 12 they smelled smoke and immediately ran from the home before dialing 911.

FDNY officials say the fire was under control shortly after the call, but it was difficult to extinguish because of the layout of the building.

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