BROOKLYN (VINnews) — A large two-alarm fire erupted in the heart of Borough Park on Sunday afternoon, during a busy shopping session on Erev Tu B’shvat.Join our WhatsApp group
The fire began around 4:30 pm at the Professional Colorist in Wigs salon on 50th street off 13th avenue, and quickly spread to the Grand Sterling House of Fine SIlver. Thankfully, Oh Nuts, which borders both establishments, was unharmed, just as many shoppers were busy buying goods for Tu B’shvat.
Smoke billowed through the air for some time, until firefighters were able to put out the fire.
Although both establishments were heavily damaged, thankfully no injuries were reported.