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Jul 7, 6:40 AM EDT

7 suffer minor injuries in Queens fire


NEW YORK (AP) -- Fire officials say two firefighters and five other people sustained minor injuries in an overnight fire at a home in Queens.

A fire department spokesman says the fire at the 2-story private house in Ozone Park erupted at 3:17 a.m. Tuesday.

The fire was on the first floor of the 105th Street dwelling.

Five civilians were taken to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

Two firefighters also were injured; one went to the hospital.

The fire was brought under control at 4:27 a.m.

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