28-Story Bronx High Rise Evacuated as Fire Erupts in Basement: FDNY

A 28-story high rise is being evacuated as authorities respond to a basement fire in the building.

Authorities say the call about the blaze at the building on Eastchester Road came in shortly after 2 p.m.

There were reports of multiple manhole transformer fires and lots of smoke, the FDNY said.

No injuries were reported.

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