FDNY Tower Ladder 17 Side A at a Residential Over Business Fire on 149th St The Bronx

FDNY fights a fire that started on the third floor of a residential over business building with Tower Ladder 17 at Side A.

FDNY responded about 4:00 p.m. Friday April 5, 2019 to a residential-over-business building fire at 246 East 149th Street in Mott Haven, The Bronx, New York.

The Red Cross reported it registered 18 adults following the fire. Emergency housing was provided for 15 of the adults.

The fire began on the third floor above Burkina Business Center and next to Yolanda’s Pizzeria & Restaurant. The fire response was elevated to a two-alarm fire. About 105 FDNY firefighters got the fire under control in a little over 45 minutes.

Tower Ladder 17, Squad 41, Engine 71, Ladder 55, Truck 29, Engine 83

+ + + + +

Injuries: Unknown

Fire Damage/Property Damage Estimate: $Unknown

 facebook … 

GET ALERTS on Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies

GET ALERTS on Facebook.com/ArlingtonCardinal

Stay informed with news from PublicSafetyReporter.com’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Facebook.com/CardinalEmergencies.


See also …
News 12 THE BRONX | Red Cross: More than a dozen displaced by 2-alarm fire

Police and Fire Radio Scanners.