Multi-family house fire at 164 Beech St. in Yonkers leaves 6 families homeless
Firefighters battled a four-alarm fire and ice at a multi-family home in south Yonkers yesterday that left six families out in the cold.
The fire sparked at 164 Beech St. at around 9:30 p.m.
Yonkers Fire Commissioner Robert Sweeney says firefighters saved eight people trapped inside the home.
However, the extreme cold conditions, including subzero temperatures, made fighting the...