Firefighters are on scene responding to a four-alarm fire which broke out within a commercial building in Flushing this afternoon, authorities said.
According to the FDNY Twitter, firefighters continue to fight the blaze at 135-42 Roosevelt Ave., near the intersection of Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue.
According to a social media post by the Flushing Business Improvement District, a section of Roosevelt Avenue was shut down to allow firefighters to address the situation.
Two firefighters were treated for non-life-threatening injuries while battling the blaze, sources said.
According to an FDNY spokesperson, the fire is still under investigation at this time.
— FDNY (@FDNY) January 25, 2017
The NYC Transit Twitter account reports that smoke and water conditions at the site are causing delays to 7 train service during the afternoon rush hour. Visit the MTA’s website for the latest details.
#ServiceAlert: b/d, no 7 trains between Willets Pt and Main St, b/d 7 delays due to a smoke and water condition at Flushing-Main St.
— NYCT Subway (@NYCTSubway) January 25, 2017