Firefighters battle 3-alarm fire in Lower Manhattan

Firefighters have put out two fires at this building on Fulton Street in less than 24 hours. (Image via Google Maps)
Firefighters have put out two fires at this building on Fulton Street in less than 24 hours. (Image via Google Maps)

Firefighters battled a fire early Monday morning at a commercial building in Lower Manhattan.

It was the second fire that had broken out at the location in less than 24 hours.

A 4-alarm fire tore through 140 Fulton St. on Sunday morning. Firefighters spent the day putting the fire out, but another fire broke out at the same building just before 2 a.m. on Monday.

No injuries were reported on either day. Monday’s blaze went a second alarm at 2:25 a.m. and a third alarm at 3:39 a.m., the Wall Street Journal reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.



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