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Tenafly House Fire Quickly Knocked Down

By CHRIS TOMPKINS, Senior Correspondent | November 03, 2020 | NEW JERSEY

Story No. 110820100

Tenafly, NJ - Tenafly firefighters made quick work of a house fire on East Clinton Avenue around midnight on Tuesday, November 3rd.

A call came in through SPEN reporting a house fire at 240 East Clinton Avenue. Tenafly PD arrived on scene and reported a house with fire showing. Chief Philpott arrived on scene and confirmed a working fire, with fire showing on the 'Delta' side, and requested a FAST team from Dumont. First arriving crews stretched a line to the interior and were able to make a quick knock of the fire within minutes.

The fire, which is believed to have started on the deck before extending into the house, is still under investigation. No injuries were reported.

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