Flames tear through Yonkers children's home building

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Flames tore through a building at a children's home in Yonkers Sunday night.

Firefighters responded to the Julia Dyckman Andrus Children's Home just before 8 p.m.

Sources tell News 12 the flames were contained to a maintenance shed on the property.

There is no word on how the fire started or if anyone was injured.

The facility helps children with severe emotional, behavioral and mental health issues. 

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