26 people displaced after Mexican restaurant fire in Sunset Park

Posted at 6:32 PM, Apr 13, 2014
and last updated 2014-04-13 22:32:49-04

SUNSET PARK, Brooklyn (PIX11) — Several families are displaced after a 3-alarm fire tore through a Brooklyn building.

The fire started in the basement kitchen of the Tacos El Bronco Restaurant on the corner of 44th St and 4th Ave in Sunset Park.

It quickly spread to the first floor restaurant and apartments above.


Two children and one firefighter were treated for smoke inhalation.

“We had a call at a quarter to six,” said Deputy Chief George Healy, “and it

A restaurant on the first floor was damaged but will be back in business in the next few days.

The cause of the fire is unknown.