Overnight fire at Chinatown apartment injures 4 people

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Chinatown, MANHATTAN (PIX11) — An overnight fire at a Chinatown apartment injured four people early Saturday morning.

Firefighters were called to the scene just before 4 a.m., on Canal Street near Lafayette.

Overnight fire at Chinatown apartment injures 4 peopleThe 3-alarm fire jewelry store on the ground floor of a five-story building.

It took nearly three hours and more than 100 firefighters to get the blaze under control.

Firefighters used a cherry picker to rescue two people.