People rescued from apartment above the fire
BROOKLYN – Videos below show firefighters rescuing occupants during a fire in a Brooklyn synagogue on Wednesday, December 16, 2020.
The FDNY responded to the fire at the two-story building at 4901 18th Avenue in the Borough Park neighborhood just before 8:00 a.m.
The building houses the synagogue and an apartment on the first floor and apartments on the second floor.
Four people were treated on the scene for injuries.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.