NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An extra-alarm fire broke out Tuesday afternoon at the new NYPD academy under construction in Queens.

The facility is in College Point, Queens, located on a piece of land bounded by College Point Boulevard, Ulmer Street, 28th Avenue, and 31st Avenue, the FDNY told 1010 WINS.

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The fire was raised to two alarms at 1:45 p.m., and was brought under control about an hour later.

Four firefighters suffered minor injuries in the blaze, and were taken to New York Hospital Queens Booth Memorial, the FDNY said.

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The cause of the fire was under investigation Tuesday evening.

The $656 million, 700,000 square-foot academy is expected to be completed in July of next year, according to published reports.

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