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Fire Rips Through Four Woodside Stores

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Dec. 11, 2014 By Michael Florio

A massive two-alarm fire erupted inside a Woodside store yesterday morning, requiring more than 100 firefighters to put out the flames, according to an FDNY spokeswoman.

The fire erupted at Don’s Professional Services, located at 38-05 69th Street, near Roosevelt Ave, just before 11 am on Wednesday morning. It then spread to three neighboring stores through a shared attic, according to the FDNY.

The fire was brought under control just before 11:45 a.m.

There were no reported injuries and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

 

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john

all you asses got to lay off this hood, it may be an eyesore to you fools but to others its called home. if you don’t live there or anin’t from the hood then just keep blowing!!!

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Jay

I believe that’s around the corner from where the Banksy piece was installed a few months ago (on the left side of the building, in the photo).

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Kramden's Delicious Marshall

Yes, I believe it is.

On the recent HBO documentary on Banksy, the dopes who made the film showed that piece but listed it as being in Astoria.

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