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Fire at Manhattan TGI Fridays restaurant

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - A fire broke out at a TGI Fridays restaurant near Rockefeller Center on Friday night. It happened at 48th St. and 5th Ave. near Rockefeller Center.

According to the FDNY, the fire started around 9 p.m. in the restaurant's basement and traveled through the building's duct work six floors to the roof.

The fire went to three alarms and sent smoke pouring through Midtown.  There were a lot of firefighters at the scene and one reportedly suffered a minor injury.

Notify NYC warned to expect smoke and traffic delays in the area.  Several blocks of 5th Ave. were closed due to the situation.
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