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Fire Burning In Ditmas Park Apartment Building On 21st Street: FDNY

The Patch - February 08, 2017

by John V. Santore (Patch Staff)

The blaze burned on the fourth floor of 141 East 21 St., according to the FDNY.

DITMAS PARK, BROOKLYN — A short-lived Monday night fire burned on the fourth floor of a six story building at 141 East 21 St., Monday night, the FDNY said, but was brought under control without injuries. A call reporting the blaze came in at 5:26 p.m., according to the department, and the fire was brought under control by 6:04 p.m.

There were no apparent smoke or flames as of about 6:20 p.m., when firefighters were observed packing up their trucks and lowering a ladder. Residents of the building were also seen freely entering the premises at that time.