One Dead, 17 Hurt in Harlem Subway Fire

Fire in a train early Friday morning


FirefighterNation Staff

MANHATTAN, New York — The FDNY responded to a subway train fire early Friday morning in Harlem according to PIX11.

Officials say one person died and at least 17 others were hurt during the fire.

Firefighters responded to the call at approximately 3:18 a.m. for smoke in the Central Park North/Lenox Avenue station.

The fire was on a northbound Number 2 line train.

Five of the injured are firefighters. There was no report on the specifics of their injuries or condition.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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