Firefighters battle blaze at Gerard Avenue building

More than 50 people were forced out of their homes after a fire at a Bronx building.The blaze broke out Friday morning at 815 Gerard Ave. According to authorities, three people suffered minor smoke inhalation.

News 12 Staff

Jan 30, 2009, 1:44 PM

Updated 5,591 days ago

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Firefighters battle blaze at Gerard Avenue building
More than 50 people were forced out of their homes after a fire at a Bronx building.The blaze broke out Friday morning at 815 Gerard Ave. According to authorities, three people suffered minor smoke inhalation. One of the victims was a firefighter.Firefighters say the blaze is now under control.Witnesses say they believe the fire started in a grocery store below the building.


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