VIDEO: NY Assisted living facility goes up in flames

Overnight, an assisted living facility caught flames, trapping a fireman and causing numerous other injuries to residents
Ny Senior Facility Fire

SPRING VALLEY, NY. (KLKN)- Just after 1 a.m. this morning, a fire broke out inside the Evergreen Court for Adults in Spring Valley, New York.

One firefighter and multiple residents of an assisted living facility are being treated after a fire burned through the building. A few people were trapped inside and firefighters had to rescue them.

Part of the building collapsed while firefighters were still on the scene, trapping one of them inside.

That firefighter is now out and getting treated for his injuries.

According to the State of New York, the facility has 200 beds.


Around 4 a.m., Benny Polatseck, a citizen on the scene live-tweeting updates, tweeted that another building had caught on fire.

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