2-Alarm Fire Erupts in Bed-Stuy Home, FDNY Says

The Patch - October 06, 2018

by Kathleen Culliton, Patch Staff

Firefighters battled flames inside a Lafayette Avenue home Friday afternoon, FDNY officials said.

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, BROOKLYN -- A massive blaze erupted in a Bed-Stuy home Friday afternoon, FDNY officials said. The second-alarm fire broke out on the first floor of 782 Lafayette Ave. at about 2 p.m., according to the FDNY. The flames quickly spread up into the second and third floors, but firefighters had managed to put out the fire by 3 p.m., according to an FDNY spokesperson. No injuries were reported, FDNY officials said.