Father’s Day blaze at the Pomonok Houses leaves two injured: FDNY

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The FDNY is investigating the cause of a fire that left two people injured at the Pomonok Houses on Sunday.

According to the FDNY, a call came in at 6:21 p.m. on June 16 regarding a fire at 156-03 71st Ave. The FDNY deployed 12 units to the scene, where there was a fire in one of the apartments on the seventh floor.

Firefighters got the blaze under control and pulled a female victim out of the apartment. A report from the Citizen App indicated that she was unconscious but did not appear to have life-threatening injuries. She was taken to New York Presbyterian Hospital by EMS.

One firefighter was also taken to NewYork-Presbyterian Queens for treatment. The Fire Marshal will determine the cause of the fire.