NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A fire tore through a Japanese restaurant in Murray Hill Friday morning, sending thick smoke billowing into the air and causing traffic disruptions in the area.
The two-alarm fire broke out round 11 a.m. at Ginza Sushi on 35th Street between 2nd and 3rd avenues.READ MORE: Tractor Trailer Overturns, Car Goes Over Embankment Near I-78, Routes 1&9 In Newark
Photos from the scene showed a large plume of black smoke rising high above the buildings.
Firefighters were quickly able to bring the fire under control. No injuries were reported.READ MORE: Boat Operators Must Now Take Mandatory Boating Safety Course Under Brianna's Law
The fire forced the closure of numerous streets in the area, but the roadways have since reopened.
You may also be interested in these stories:MORE NEWS: Bronx District Attorney Says 3 NYPD Officers Did Not Use Excessive Force In 16-Year-Old's Arrest
[display-posts category=”news” wrapper=”ul” posts_per_page=”4″]