Fire Injures 8, Displaces 4 Families In East Harlem

March 24, 2018

A fire broke out early Saturday morning in an East Harlem building that left eight people injured and displaced four families, according to the FDNY.

A FDNY spokesperson told Patch that the call for the fire at 2000 Second Ave came in at 12:47 a.m. The fire was all throughout the four-story building.

A total of 168 firefighters responded to the fire that went to a fourth-alarm.

Fire officials said eight people were injured, including four civilians and four firefighters. All injuries were said to be minor. The FDNY spokesperson said four families were displaced, according to information from the Red Cross.


The fire was brought under control roughly four hours later at 4:43 a.m.


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Harlem World Magazine, 2521 1/2 west 42nd street, Los Angeles, CA, 90008, https://www.harlemworldmagazine.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact
We're your source for local coverage, we count on your support. SPONSOR US!
Your support is crucial in maintaining a healthy democracy and quality journalism. With your contribution, we can continue to provide engaging news and free access to all.
accepted credit cards

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related Articles