Flames consume Menands garage

December 07, 2017 07:26 PM

MENANDS - Firefighters in Menands were kept busy with a large garage fire.

The fire broke out at 18 Amsterdam Avenue – less than a block away from the NewsChannel 13 studio.

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At one point, flames were shooting into the air as thick, black smoke blanketed the neighborhood.

The fire does not appear to have spread to any homes. However, police were knocking on doors at one point, urging people in the area to get out as a precaution.

So far, there is no word on a cause.

We will pass along any updates we get on and our future newscasts.


WNYT Staff

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