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: Brooklyn Couple Hospitalized After Stabbing In Bushwick, Police Investigating
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: Senate Moves Forward With Stimulus Bill Marathon After Nearly 12 Hour Stalemate
The fire forced the closure of numerous streets in the area, but the roadways have since reopened.
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