Jan. 9, 2020 By Allie Griffin
A trendy Chinese restaurant erupted into flames in Long Island City earlier today.
Fire engulfed the building housing Xi’an Famous Foods, located at 26-19 Jackson Ave., at approximately 1:20 p.m., the FDNY said.
There is one non-life-threatening injury to a civilian reported on scene of today’s 3-alarm fire, 26-19 Jackson Avenue in Queens. The fire has been placed under control and the cause of the fire is under investigation by FDNY Fire Marshals. pic.twitter.com/EVj3U0DLnM
— FDNY (@FDNY) January 9, 2020
The fire department brought the blaze under control by 3:31 p.m., a FDNY spokesperson said. It took 33 units and 140 firefighters to put it out.
There was one non life threatening injury. The FDNY is investigating the cause of the fire.
Heavy Smoke Rising From Xi’an Famous Foods Fire @CitizenApp
26-21 Jackson Ave 1:24:29 PM EST