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.

READ MORE: Triple Shooting At Penn's Landing Leaves 3 Teenagers Injured: Philadelphia Police

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.

READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect For Eastern Pennsylvania, Northern Delaware, Parts Of New Jersey Until Sunday Night

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


MORE NEWS: Betts Falls Triple Shy Of Cycle, Leads Dodgers Past Phillies