Fire breaks out in Bronx office building

A fire gave people a scare inside a Hunts Point office building Tuesday morning.



The fire broke out around 11 a.m. on Southern Boulevard and East 163rd Street at the building. Firefighters brought the fire under control by 11:30 a.m.



A man who was inside the building said some people were trapped on other floors because of a fire in an elevator.



A firefighter suffered minor injuries, but no other injuries were reported.


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