Fire at Little Italy building injures 13

Veracity Equities bought property at 146 Mulberry St. for $13M in 2015
February 17, 2018 03:00PM

146 Mulberry Street in Little Italy

A fire tore through a Little Italy building Saturday, injuring 13 people.

The fire damaged the renowned restaurant Angelo’s of Mulberry Street and the floor of the apartment above at 146 Muberry Street, the Daily News reported.

Veracity Equities bought the six-story building in 2015 for $13.25 million, property records show.

The blaze broke out around 7:40 a.m., according to the News. Investigators were still trying to determine what caused the fire.

Most people were treated at the scene, though two people were taken to Lower Manhattan Hospital to be treated for serious injuries. [NYDN] – Rich Bockmann