Fire tears through Bensonhurst building on 25th Avenue

A fire Friday afternoon tore through a Bensonhurst building at 86th Street and 25th Avenue. Officials say the fire broke out at around 3 p.m.

The fire broke out just after 3 p.m.

The fire broke out just after 3 p.m. (Credit: News 12)

A fire Friday afternoon tore through a Bensonhurst building at 86th Street and 25th Avenue.

Officials say the fire broke out at around 3 p.m. in a second-story apartment above a hardware store.

The residents of the apartment where the fire started were able to escape unharmed, but said they were upset by the loss of their possessions.

The residents in the other units were also...

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