NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A fire broke out Wednesday night in a kitchen on the first floor of the TRYP by Wyndham hotel in the Theater District.

Firefighters were called just after 9 p.m. to the 16-story hotel at 234 W. 48th St., the FDNY told CBS2.

The fire was on the first floor, and was brought under control by 9:35 p.m., the FDNY said.

The second floor of hotel was evacuated, officials said.

One person suffered a minor injury, officials said.

Police closed 48th Street between Broadway and Eighth Avenue while firefighters were battling the blaze.


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