Beth Hamedrash HaGadol was the oldest Eastern European Congregation founded in NY.
The man told FDNY marshals that he saw smoke billowing out of the historic Beth Hamedrash Hagadol synagogue on Norfolk Street before spotting the trio sprinting away from the building, sources said Monday.
The fire broke out around 7 p.m., and took about two hours to get under control, according to the New York Times.
The cause of the blaze is now under investigation. The congregation closed the synagogue in 2007 after determining it did not have the $3 million to $4 million needed for repairs.
The Gothic-style building, built in 1850 as a Baptist church, was closed in 2007 after synagogue leaders determined that they did not have the $3-$4 million needed to fix the building, which was declared a city landmark in 1967 and an endangered historic site in 2003.
"Everybody's in shock", Greenbaum, whose father-in-law was rabbi for many decades before him told the Lo-Down.
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Crash investigators have consulted with the Harford County state's attorney's office, who said charges would be withheld for now. Maryland State troopers, members of Havre de Grace's Susquehanna Hose Company and other first responders are also on the scene.
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