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No Injuries at Garfield Second-Alarm

By JAMES WOOD, SR., Correspondent | May 28, 2020 | NEW JERSEY

Story No. 052820102

Garfield, NJ - On May 28th around 1 am, Garfield FD was dispatched to 89 Jewell Street on a reported fire from multiple calls. When the chief arrived on the scene residents were fleeing from the building and fire was showing from the second floor delta side. A general alarm was sounded and mutual aid was called to the scene and to stand by at firehouses. A FAST team from Wallington was called and the fire was placed under control in 1 1/2 hours. There are no reports of any injuries and all residents were found safe.

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