FDNY: Restaurant badly damaged by two-alarm fire

Fire officials say the fire started at 4 a.m. and quickly progressed to a two-alarm fire, but there were no injuries.

News 12 Staff

Dec 6, 2022, 10:58 PM

Updated 566 days ago

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The FDNY fought a fire early Tuesday morning that left a Tremont restaurant badly damaged.
Fire officials say the fire broke out around 4 a.m. on Tuesday at the intersection of Third Avenue and East 180th Street and quickly progressed to a two-alarm fire. Thankfully, there were no injuries.  
One Bronx resident who passes the restaurant regularly says this is a bad hit to the community, as it was a local hotspot.
"I mean... a lot of people partying here all the time, and it's some nice Dominican people that own the restaurant," said resident Theodore Frias. "Now they're [mad] because somebody just burned their stuff down."
The FDNY has not released further information regarding what caused the fire.  


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