BROOKLYN: Fire at Borough Park Synagogue on 54 St

5.7.19 | by Adam Balhetchet | BOROUGH PARK, Brooklyn – A fire broke out at a synagogue (Bais Hamedrash Yeshias Israel Skulen סקולען) It happened 2 am Tuesday at 1315 54 St. One firefighter was injured in the fire. ConEd was requested to secure the power. The fire was under control by 3 am. This is the second time this year this Synagogue has been on fire and is the same Synagogue a well-known Rabbi frequented, who passed away this year.