Broadway Fire: 2-Alarm Blaze Breaks Out In Building, FDNY Says

The Patch - December 28, 2017

by Brendan Krisel, Patch National Staff

MIDTOWN MANHATTAN, NY — Firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze for more than an hour on the top floor of a building on West 54th Street near Broadway, an FDNY spokesman said.

The fire broke out on the top floor of 240 W. 54th St., which is a five-story commercial building, an FDNY spokesman said. The fire started just before 4 p.m. and firefighters were on the scene minutes later, the spokesman said.

Firefighters had the blaze under control around 5:20 p.m., fire officials said.

No injuries were reported, an FDNY spokesman said.