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Murray Hill Japanese Restaurant Caught in a Blaze

Photo: Foursquare/Dmitry K.

Murray Hill Japanese restaurant Ginza Sushi was devastated by a two-alarm fire Friday morning, around 11 a.m. Nine people were injured, eight of which are firefighters. The fire was supposedly caused by an explosion of a wooden storage shed located inside the restaurant. Ginza Sushi was not the only establishment that was affected—an adjacent apartment building and a bodega located near the restaurantd were also damaged.
· Fire Guts Manhattan Sushi Restaurant [NBCNY]
· Blaze Consumes Bodega, Sushi Restaurant [NYP]

Ginza Sushi

251 E 35th St New York, NY

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