Fire rips through Coney Island Ave. pizzeria

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A pizzeria in Prospect Park South sustained significant damage in an early morning fire Saturday.

The flames broke out in the basement of Rocky's Pizzeria just after 5:30 a.m., according to the FDNY.

More than one hundred firefighters rushed to the scene, taking more than 25 units two hours to extinguish the blaze.

The smoke from the fire spread into apartments above the establishment, sending tenants fleeing onto the street.

News 12 is told the basement of the pizzeria is completely destroyed.

No one was injured.

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