Fire Breaks Out At Upper East Side Restaurant

The Patch - June 24, 2018

by Feroze Dhanoa, Patch National Staff

UPPER EAST SIDE, NY — A fire broke out at an Upper East Side restaurant Saturday afternoon, officials said.

The call for the fire at 1305 Madison Avenue came in at 3:04 p.m., according to the FDNY. The fire was on the first floor of a five-story building at the "Island" restaurant.

An FDNY spokesperson said the fire was brought under control just after 3:45 p.m. More than 60 firefighters and EMS personnel responded to the scene.