NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Dozens of firefighters were called to a popular pizzeria in Midtown Saturday.
The FDNY tells CBS2 first responders rushed to John’s of Times Square on West 44th Street around 3:30 p.m.READ MORE: MTA, Union Leaders Call For More NYPD Officers To Patrol Subways After Off-Duty Conductor Nearly Blinded By Attacker
About 60 firefighters were needed after fire was discovered inside the walls of the famous eatery.READ MORE: New Jersey Native Jovan Collazo Accused Of Hijacking School Bus At Gunpoint, Holding Elementary School Students Hostage In South Carolina
Luckily, no one was injured during the incident and the FDNY was able to get the flames under control in about an hour.
Investigators are now working to figure out how the pizzeria fire began.MORE NEWS: NYPD Investigating Possible Hate Crime After Statue Of Polish Hero Father Jerzy Popiełuszko Is Vandalized
John’s of Times Square is located inside a 19th century church and it’s stunning stained glass ceiling has helped the pizzeria gain notoriety since opening in 1997.