5-alarm fire breaks out at Mount Eden building; 10 injured

5-alarm fire breaks out at Mount Eden building; 10 injured
5-alarm fire breaks out at Mount Eden building; 10 injured

By EDWIN SOTO
 

On 10/4/2019 a five-alarm fire broke out at a Mount Eden building at 1555 Grand Concourse around 8:15 p.m. where the fire began on the top floor of a six-story building. The fire then spread to the space between the ceiling and the roof.

More than 200 firefighters and EMS units were at the scene. They say nine firefighters and one civilian were injured. The Red Cross displaced 23 adults and 12 children, along with many pets.

More than 200 firefighters and EMS units were at the scene. 

Pictures by Edwin Soto