Fort Greene

Brooklyn Tech High School evacuated after fire

April 17, 2013 Shlomo Sprung

Brooklyn Tech High School in Fort Greene was evacuated Wednesday morning after a fire broke out at 29 Fort Greene Place. No injuries were reported, according to the New York Fire Department, and the students returned to the building as of Noontime on Wednesday.

About 60 firefighters were on the scene, according to DNAInfo, and the Eagle reports that what is believed to have been an electrical fire was officially ruled under control at 11:29 a.m.

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