Fire Breaks Out at Staten Island Ferry Terminal

By Patrick Hedlund on June 1, 2012 12:42pm 

A small fire broke out at the Whitehall Terminal of the Staten Island Ferry on Fri., June 1, 2012.
A small fire broke out at the Whitehall Terminal of the Staten Island Ferry on Fri., June 1, 2012.
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DOWNTOWN — A small fire broke out at the Staten Island Ferry Terminal in lower Manhattan Friday morning, authorities said.

The blaze started on a pier at the Whitehall Terminal shortly before noon, the FDNY said.

No injuries were immediately reported, and the fire was brought under control about 20 minutes later, officials said.

A staffer at the terminal said ferries were running on schedule despite the blaze.

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