NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Firefighters battled a massive fire at a warehouse in the Mott Haven section of the Bronx on Monday evening.
Citizen video shows huge clouds of smoke from the building at 307 Bruckner Blvd.READ MORE: MTA, Union Leaders Call For More NYPD Officers To Patrol Subways After Off-Duty Conductor Nearly Blinded By Attacker
The fire, which grew to three alarms in the late afternoon, started just before 2 p.m. and was controlled by 7 p.m., officials said.READ MORE: New Jersey Native Jovan Collazo Accused Of Hijacking School Bus At Gunpoint, Holding Elementary School Students Hostage In South Carolina
The smoke was so bad in the area, all lanes of the Bruckner Expressway were closed in both directions at 138th Street, but have since been reopened.MORE NEWS: NYPD Investigating Possible Hate Crime After Statue Of Polish Hero Father Jerzy Popiełuszko Is Vandalized
No injuries were immediately reported. In all, 140 firefighters from 33 units responded.