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FDNY investigating House of Miracles church fire in Staten Island

Firefighters battled flames at the House of Miracles

Firefighters battled flames at the House of Miracles church on Delafield Avenue on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015. Photo Credit: FDNY

A three-alarm fire tore through a vacant Staten Island church early Wednesday, authorities said.

A fire broke out at the House of Miracles church on Delafield Avenue and Elizabeth Street in West Brighton just after 2 a.m. Wednesday, officials said.

The FDNY said 138 firefighters battled the flames, which were under control by 4:30 a.m.

One firefighter sustained minor injuries, officials said.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 

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