Fire damages row of homes in Brooklyn; no injuries reported

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022
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A row of homes in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn were damaged after a fire broke out inside one of the buildings on Tuesday.

BUSHWICK, Brooklyn (WABC) -- A row of homes in Brooklyn were damaged after a fire broke out inside one of the buildings on Tuesday.

Officials say the fire started at 1100 Halsey Avenue in Bushwick around 2:40 p.m.

The fire quickly spread to the rest of the buildings in the three-story row frame and reached four alarms.

Nearly 40 units and 170 firefighters responded to the scene to fight the fire.

The blaze was placed under control just before 5 p.m.

Luckily, no injuries were reported.

The Red Cross said they have registered 11 households, including 41 people, so far who have been displaced and require assistance.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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