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Fire Causes Manhattan High-Rise to Evacuate from 22nd Floor Down

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A Manhattan high-rise was evacuated from the 22nd floor down after a fire broke out on the eighth floor Friday afternoon.

Authorities say the fire is now under control.

The call came in just before 5 p.m. from The Municipal Building at 1 Centre Street.

Crews say the area is now back open to traffic.

Fire officials say two people are being treated for minor injuries.

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