By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — More than 200 firefighters battled an intense fire in Williamsburg on Thursday.

The FDNY says it broke out on the second floor of a three-story apartment building on Montrose Avenue just after 6 p.m.

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The flames then took over the third floor, burned through the roof and spread to three other buildings.

All residents were able to get out safely.

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Two firefighters suffered minor injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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CBSNewYork Team