MANHATTAN — A huge fire was burning in the Greenwich neighborhood of New York City Wednesday evening.
FDNY crews were battling the 5-alarm blaze atop an apartment building at 60 E. 9th Street.
No injuries were immediately reported and the cause of the fire was unknown. City officials told residents in the area to go indoors.
Images posted to social media showed smoke filling the streets.
Firefighters were also seen breaking the windows of a separate building near the scene.
There’s a really intense fire in a building on Broadway and 8th St by Astor Place in Manhattan pic.twitter.com/o3LJ9Wgvoe
— Jamie Kimmel (@NotJimmyKimmel) June 28, 2017
Big fire at 8th and Broadway in downtown Manhattan pic.twitter.com/9inqswiI4j
— Natasha Noman (@NatashaNoman) June 28, 2017
— Tracy TP (@ttolerstudio) June 28, 2017
— Allison KatzMayfield (@akatzmay) June 28, 2017
Large fire on broadway and 8th street pic.twitter.com/6tOJljEiOg
— 张祖悦 (@Phoebe5235) June 28, 2017