Boro Park: Fire In Store Next To ‘Shomer Shabbos Shul’ On 13 Ave


The FDNY was battling a fire in a store next to the Shomer Shabbos Shul in Boro Park on Wednesday afternoon.

The FDNY was called to the scene at around 5:30PM for reports of fire at the dry cleaners located at 5304 13 Avenue. Heavy smoke was pouring out of the building. A second alarm was requested at 5:45PM after the fire extended to the second floor of the building.

The Shomer Shabbos Shul was attached next door.

Dozens of firefighters were on the scene and Boro Park Hatzolah was standing by.

There were no reported injuries as of 5:45PM.

(Charles Gross – YWN)