4-alarm Parkchester fire displaces dozens

A massive four-alarm fire in Parkchester yesterday has displaced dozens of people.Fire officials say the blaze started in one building and tore through five adjacent

THE BRONX - A massive four-alarm fire in Parkchester yesterday has displaced dozens of people.

Fire officials say the blaze started in one building and tore through five adjacent homes, businesses and a church.

Police blocked off parts of Van Nest and Hunt avenues as firefighters worked in shifts to put out any remaining smoke embers.

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