Fire erupts in Midtown parking garage

Posted: 11:03 PM, Sep 18, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-18 23:03:35-04

MIDTOWN WEST, Manhattan — A fast-moving fire erupted inside of a parking garage located near Times Square, FDNY said Tuesday.

Fire officials responded to a call of smoke emanating from a parking garage located near the intersection of West 44th Street and 8th Avenue around 9:30 p.m.

The fire grew to 2-alarms before firefighters completely doused the blaze just before 10:15 p.m., FDNY said.

Citizen video shows thick grey smoke billowing from a building  over Midtown  West.

The blaze comes a day after more than 100 cars went up in flames inside of a parking garage located at the Kings Plaza Shopping Center in Brooklyn.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

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