Jerome Ave. fire destroys at least 7 Morris Heights businesses

The fire broke out early this morning just after 6 a.m. (2/26/13)

MORRIS HEIGHTS - A fire destroyed at least seven businesses early this morning in Morris Heights.

The fire broke out on the corner of 183rd Street and Jerome Avenue just after 6 a.m. The fire spread to many businesses in the area, including a bodega, a hair salon and a Kennedy Fried Chicken.

Officials say four people suffered minor injuries in the fire. The cause is still under investigation.

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