LYNDHURST, NJ – A Lyndhurst two-family home caught on fire Friday morning, Daily Voice reports.
The fire began shortly after 9:30 a.m. in the home, located on Forest Avenue. The bottom basement is what caught on fire first and it sustained extensive damage.
One woman and two children evacuated the building safely on the first floor, while another woman was assisted out by neighbor, police officer and firefighter Lt. Andrew Marmorato.
North Arlington and Rutherford fire crews assisted Lyndhurst firefighters in the two alarm blaze.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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