American Greetings HQ evacuated after fire

Posted at 9:56 AM, Apr 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-25 11:17:10-04

Fire officials were called in for a fire at the American Greetings building in Brooklyn around 8:40 a.m. Monday, the Brooklyn Fire Department reported.

When crews arrived, visible smoke and flames were seen on the roof, which is in the building's cafeteria area, according to authorities. The building was evacuated as a precaution.

Parma Heights, Parma and Brookpark fire crews assisted Brooklyn crews.
Fire officials say people will be allowed back into the building once everything is cleared.
The fire is being investigated.