Burned FDNY Firefighters in Stable Condition A firefighter engulfed in flames and desperate to escape a raging Brooklyn house fire dived head first onto a ladder yesterday before a fellow Bravest pulled him to safety and patted out his burning body.Listen to Audio"The firefighter was about to jump. He was screaming like crazy," said Victor Vargas, 25, who works near the three-story building on Prospect Place in Crown Heights.