Fire spreads through top floor of West Farms apartment building on East 179th Street
A fast moving two-alarm fire ripped through several apartments in West Farms, displacing at least one family.
It started on the top floor of a six-story building at 915 East 179th St. at around 2:30 a.m. Firefighters were forced to tear a hole in the roof, but had everything under control in under an hour.
Officials say the apartment where it began is no longer livable, and...