13 people displaced after fire on Weirfield Street

FDNY officials say the fire broke out around 10:20 a.m. today at 269 Weirfield St. (3/21/14)

BUSHWICK - A fire in Bushwick has left more than a dozen Brooklyn residents out on the street wondering when, and if, they'll be able to get back in their homes.

FDNY officials say the fire broke out around 10:20 a.m. today at 269 Weirfield St.

Fire crews have been on scene investigating and working to put out the fire.

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The American Red Cross is handing out blankets and food to 13 people who are displaced from the multi-family home. Two of the displaced suffered minor injuries.

A Red Cross representative says that it will provide shelter Friday night for any of the displaced families that can't get back into their homes.

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