Five people were displaced after a fire damaged a home on Court Street in Elizabeth Monday morning.
Firefighters arrived shortly after 7:30 a.m. to find heavy smoke and flames coming from the second floor of the home, officials said.
The fire extended to the attic, prompting firefighters to call for additional help to battle the blaze.
No one was home at the time of the fire and there were no injuries reported.
Firefighters were able to put out the flames and prevent it from spreading to the other houses on the street.
The Red Cross was on scene to assist the five residents who were …read more
Source: NJ.com Union