FIRE ABOVE COPPOLA’S LEAVES A SMOKY HAZE, BUT NO INJURIES

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Photo by Mimi.

A fire broke out on the top floor at 206 West 79th Street above Coppola’s restaurant on Friday afternoon.

The blaze on 79th between Amsterdam and Broadway was out in less than hour, and no injuries were reported. It was called in at 2:40 p.m. and the fire was under control by 3:32, according to an FDNY spokesman.

The cause was still under investigation.

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The view from 80th street. Photo by Arif Razvi.

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    1. dannyboy says:

      I am relieved to hear that no one was hurt. Good

    2. Sean says:

      Are they still delivering?

    3. Coppola’s survived the fire minimal damage to the restaurant and we were opened at 6 PM thanks to NYFD with quick response to getting the fire under control and NYPD kept the streets secure GOD BLESS…. Thanks Again to NYFD…. Sal Coppola owner of Coppola’s NYC

    4. Mark Moore says:

      Just so long as Blondie’s is OK.

      • dannyboy says:

        I needed to google. To save yous this effort:

        “Popular sports bar with big-screen TVs, barmaids & a pub food menu highlighted by wings.”