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Blaze guts Flatlands car wash

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Car wash fire: Firefighters fought the early morning fire.
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The inferno: The raging blaze ripped through the car wash before firefighters extinguished it.
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To the rescue: Firefighters sprayed the fire from the street.
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The aftermath: They remained on the scene as the smoke continued.

A fire ripped through a car wash in Flatlands on Jan. 13, but didn’t injure anyone.

The blaze at Utica Avenue Farragut Road began around 7 am, according to a fire department spokesman.

Over one hundred firefighters responded to the two-alarm fire, according to the spokesman.

Nobody was injured in the inferno, but it thoroughly gutted the building.

The cause is still unknown pending an investigation, the spokesman said.

Reach reporter Adam Lucente at alucente@cnglocal.com or by calling (718) 260–2511. Follow him on Twitter @Adam_Lucente.
Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
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