NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- A fire broke out Monday afternoon at the Hotel Pennsylvania across from Madison Square Garden in Midtown.
FDNY officials said it started around 2 p.m. on the second floor of the vacant 23-story hotel.
Heavy smoke could be seen for blocks.
More than 70 firefighters were able to put out the flames by around 3 p.m.
No injuries were reported.
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