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Fire in Manhattan high rise

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

The FDNY battled a fire high above Manhattan's East Side on Monday morning.

Flames broke out in a high rise building at 350 E. 53rd St. and 1st Ave. at about 6 a.m.

SkyFoxHD was overhead where firefighters could be seen battling the flames on the roof .

The flames reportedly broke out on a lower floor and may have traveled through an exhaust staff to the roof.

There were no reports of injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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