FLATBUSH, Brooklyn (WABC) — The fire in Brooklyn may have been caused by an electric bicycle.

A building on Nostrand Avenue in Flatbush was engulfed in flames Saturday around 2 p.m.

It took more than an hour to bring the situation under control.

The FDNY says it traced the flames to a storage closet on the first floor.

There are no casualties.

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