UPPER WEST SIDE, Manhattan — FDNY have brought a three-alarm fire at an Upper West Side building under control.
The fire started just after 10 a.m. Tuesday and intensified to a third alarm minutes after 11 a.m. At 1:30 p.m., the fire was finally brought under control.
Firefighters were battling the blaze at 2642 Broadway, a mixed-use commercial and residential building. The FDNY reports that the fire was caused by duct work in the restaurant.
No injuries have been reported, according to the FDNY.
A witness reports seeing smoke from the fire 20 blocks away.
The Office of Emergency Management tweeted that people nearby should avoid smoke by closing windows.