Woman survives 5-story fall from Bronx firePosted: Updated:
(AP) - A woman trying to escape a fire in a Bronxdale apartment fell five floors, but survived. A man was rescued from inside the building.
Firefighters responded to the Bronx building Saturday. Neighbors said the woman had been hanging on to an air-conditioner that was in the fifth-floor window, but fell to the ground.
Firefighters found the man when they went into the building. Both the man and woman were hospitalized.