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Three Firefighters Critical; One Nearly Loses Arm in Apparatus Accident

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Three firefighters were injured during fire and a fourth was injured in a crash Fire officials said kids playing with a stove led to a blaze that injured three firefighters at the scene Tuesday afternoon. Another firefighter suffered critical injuries while responding to cover an empty Bronx fire station.  The fire was reported at 12:30 p.m. in a two-story home at 636 East 235th Street in the Bronx. Flames spread to four other homes and four alarms were sounded, according to a statement released from the department.  About 30 minutes into the fire, a mayday was called and that situation was quickly...

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