Early morning fire rips through Washington Heights apartment building

Posted at 12:17 PM, Jan 25, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-25 12:17:53-05

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS (PIX11) – An early morning fire that erupted inside a 5-story building in Washington Heights has left dozens homeless.

According to authorities, the fire started on the 2nd floor of a building on West 188th Street at about 4:45 a.m.

Fortunately, no one was hurt. No word yet on what sparked the fire.