Four N.Y. firefighters receive minor injuries in blaze at apartment complex
By Olivia Winslow
Newsday (New York)
Copyright 2006 Newsday, Inc.
Authorities were investigating a suspicious fire that broke out about noon yesterday in an apartment complex for graduate students at Stony Brook University, displacing several residents.
Four firefighters suffered minor injuries — first-degree burns, a twisted ankle, heat exhaustion and an electrical shock — in the blaze. But no residents of Building J in the Chapin Apartments complex were injured, officials said.
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