Fire Breaks Out at Forest Hills Apartment

WPIX 11 - May 13, 2019

by KRISTINE GARCIA

FOREST HILLS, Queens — Crews are battling a fire that broke out at a Queens apartment Saturday morning.

Emergency responders received a call around 10 a.m. about a fire on the second floor of an apartment in the vicinity of 72nd Avenue and 110th Street in Forest Hills.

Citizen video shows fire engines around the building as crowds gather in the surrounding area.

The fire was deemed under control by 10:24 a.m., fire officials said.

No injuries were immediately reported.

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The fire started around 6:30 p.m. on the sixth floor of 769 St. Marks Ave.

Crews managed to quickly put the flames out, and people were allowed to go back inside a couple of hours later.

People living there say there's a lot of water damage inside the building, but they are just grateful everyone made it out.

No one was injured in the fire.