The fire started on the 10th floor of a 19-story high-rise located at 382 Central Park West around 9:20 p.m., according to officials.
One person was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital in critical condition.
Approximately 20 units and 78 firefighters battled the fire.
The fire was placed under control just after 10 p.m.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
This is breaking news. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.
Ex-Brit turned Manhattan resident since 2008.