LAKEWOOD - A fire in a two-family home in Lakewood has displaced nine people.

The fire in the residence on Manetta Avenue broke out on Monday afternoon.

First Assistant Fire Chief Mike D'Elia tells the Asbury Park Press the fire started in the kitchen wall and made its way up the side of the structure.

D'Elia says the fire is believed to be electrical in nature and is not considered suspicious.

No one was injured.