May 18, 2019 6:01 pm
Updated: May 18, 2019 6:07 pm

Billboard catches on fire in Times Square

WATCH: The Fire Department said no injuries have been reported and there was no damage to the building the sign is attached to.

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Firefighters have responded to the scene of digital billboard on fire in Times Square.

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Flames started to shoot out of the LED billboard just after 3 p.m. Saturday.

The Fire Department says no injuries have been reported and there was no damage to the building the sign is attached to. A department spokesman says firefighters are working turn the billboard’s power off.

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