Massive Fire in Bronx High-Rise Residential Building

WPIX 11 - February 10, 2019

by MARK SUNDSTROM

BRONX — Firefighters worked to extinguish a large fire at a high-rise apartment building in the Concourse Village area of the South Bronx on Saturday night.

According to Citizen App, the fire broke out on the balcony of the 15th floor of 773 Concourse Village East, at East 156th St. The building is reportedly 25-stories tall. Footage from Citizen App shows the flames shooting out of the balcony.

There was one minor injury reported and the building was evacuated.

The NYC Department of Buildings was evaluating the building.