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Yonkers building evacuated after fire

An apartment building in Yonkers was evacuated Wednesday after a fire broke out overnight. Fire officials say the blaze at 54 Maple St. started in a first-floor apartment, forcing tenants who live on

News 12 Staff

Apr 1, 2009, 4:30 PM

Updated 5,560 days ago

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An apartment building in Yonkers was evacuated Wednesday after a fire broke out overnight.
Fire officials say the blaze at 54 Maple St. started in a first-floor apartment, forcing tenants who live on the top floors to climb down a fire escape to get away.
Some tenants in the building will have to wait for repairs and an inspection before they can move back in.


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