By CBS3 Staff

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) – A firefighter was injured battling an apartment building in Atlantic City. The fire broke out on the 200 block of North South Carolina Avenue, around 3 a.m. Friday.

Flames can be seen coming from the upper floors.

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The fire chief struck a third alarm, calling in additional crews to help get control of the blaze.

At one point, the flames were so intense, they caused most of the building to collapse.

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There is no word on the condition of that injured firefighter.


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