Crews Battle 4-Alarm Car Fire Inside Morris Heights Parking Garage

News 12 - July 01, 2020

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Dozens of firefighters responded to a four-alarm car fire in the Bronx Wednesday morning.

News 12 is told it started inside a parking garage inside 1959 Jerome Ave. near East 177th Street, under a repair and collision shop.

Dozens of firetrucks responded to the area around 2 a.m. where they battled heavy flames and smoke. The blazing fire quickly turned into a four-alarm fire, where even more firefighters were called to help battle the flames.

FDNY says a car inside the parking garage caught on fire and started spreading throughout the building.

News 12 is told those who were inside managed to get out on time.