Small fire prompts evacuation at Port Authority Bus Terminal

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A small fire broke out in a mechanical room at the Port Authority Bus Terminal on Thursday morning.

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Firefighters quickly extinguished the blaze, but smoke filled the south end of the terminal forcing commuters to evacuate the area.

No one was injured, the smoke cleared out by 9 a.m. and the terminal was fully reopened.