Breaking News: Sometime this morning, there were reports of a warehouse fire erupting on Liberty avenue in Jamaica, Queens. The billowing smoke from the fire can be seen from miles away. The fire is located approximately five blocks from the Jamaica Station transportation hub and blocks away from York College.
Everyday, thousands of travelers pass through this hub. Connected to it is the JFK (John F. Kennedy) AirTrain, the MTA LIRR (Long Island Rail Road) and the MTA subway (E and J trains).
Here are some more pictures from witnesses at the scene of the fire.