More than 200 firefighters responded Wednesday as the blaze at 60 Davidson Street quickly grew to a 5-alarm fire around 2:30 p.m.
The flames were mostly out by 5 p.m., but smoke could still be seen from several miles away.
The fire was under control shortly after 7:30 p.m.
FDNY members continue to operate on scene of a 5-alarm fire at 60 Davidson Street on Staten Island. There are currently no injuries reported. pic.twitter.com/HQFtKJ45XT— FDNY (@FDNY) March 31, 2021
Firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading to nearby homes.
Officials say five firefighters suffered minor injuries and an EMS worker was seriously hurt.
The FDNY says there were workers in the building when the fire started, but all of them have been accounted for.
The cause of the fire is not yet clear.
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