NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — At least three firefighters were hurt and more than 190 responded to a massive fire at an auto shop in Brooklyn on Saturday, according to the FDNY.

The fire started around 7:30 a.m. at the corner of Atlantic and Autumn avenues in East New York.

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The FDNY said hazmat crews were requested due to chemicals at the scene.

At least three firefighters were hurt and more than 190 responded to a massive fire at an auto shop in Brooklyn on Oct. 31, 2020, according to the FDNY. (Credit: Citizen)

When firefighters arrived, heavy smoke poured out of the building. The smoke reportedly could be seen for miles.

Investigators say the fire was fueled by a number of combustible materials inside.

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Three injured firefighters were hospitalized but are expected to be OK, officials said.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.

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