SOUTH AMBOY - A fire ripped through a South Amboy home this morning.

The fire broke out at around 4:15 a.m. in a home on South Feltus Street.

Several fire departments were called to the scene to help extinguish the blaze.

A son of the homeowner told News 12 New Jersey everyone in the home was able to escape safely. He said the family lived there for 20 years.