Huge Apartment Building Fire in Astoria

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There was a huge fire blazing today in Astoria, at an apartment building located on Crescent and 31st Avenue. Red Cross volunteers were almost immediately on the scene, as well as FDNY trucks. The surrounding streets were completely blocked off. We’ll keep you updated as we find out more news, including the cause of the fire.

Here are some pictures and videos from local residents:

Video Credit: Twitter.com/Katiestereo

Photo Credit: Twitter.com/Kellnerfarquer
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