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Independence Day in 1980

By BILL TOMPKINS, Correspondent | October 07, 2021 | NEW JERSEY

Story No. 100721103

On Independence Day in 1980, Carlstadt firefighters responded to 12th Street to battle a blaze that involved structures and numerous drums of flammable materials. The five-alarm fire took several hours to control with the help of many mutual aid companies.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.