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Fire breaks out at Bronx apartment building

Posted at 9:16 AM, May 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-12 09:16:17-04

FOXHURST, the Bronx — A fire tore through an apartment building in the Bronx Saturday night.

Firefighters responded to a fire on the roof and cockloft of an apartment along Intervale Avenue near Fox Street in Foxhurst shortly before 11:30 p.m.

Video shows flames and heavy smoke coming from the building roof, with fire engines and firefighters surrounding the area.

The blaze was deemed under control around 1:40 a.m.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.