2-alarm fire breaks out in Greenpoint

A two-alarm fire broke out near the intersection of Manhattan Avenue and Calyer Street in Greenpoint early Tuesday morning.

A two-alarm fire broke out near the intersection of Manhattan Avenue and Calyer Street in Greenpoint early Tuesday morning. (10/20/15)

GREENPOINT - A two-alarm fire broke out near the intersection of Manhattan Avenue and Calyer Street in Greenpoint early Tuesday morning.

Fire officials say the blaze broke out sometime before 4 a.m. at 817 Manhattan Ave.

The two-story building, housing a hardware store on the first floor and apartments on the second floor, suffered the most damage. 

Fire officials say two firefighters sustained minor injuries but no residents were injured during the fire.

Officials are investigating the cause of the fire.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

At least six people have been arrested and 1 Six arrested, 4 more sought in Coney Island gang assault video
Residents are concerned about the safety of items 2 The Buzz: Safety concerns in wake of 8-year-old boy's death
A falling concrete planter struck and killed an 3 Child dies after being hit in head by concrete planter
In honor of National Superhero Day, News 12 4 Word on the Street: Superheroes
There will be a few road closures over 5 Weekend travel advisory, April 28-30

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE