August 12, 2010

At least 7 buildings damaged by fire in Newark, NJ

NECN: Newark, NJ) - At least seven buildings on a Newark residential block have been damaged by fire. High temperatures and low water pressure are hampering firefighter efforts.

Two buildings have burned to the ground, five nearby homes have been damaged.

A fire department spokesman says about a dozen firefighters have been treated for heat-related injuries.

No injuries have been reported among residents.