Officials: 1 dead in East Orange shed fire

Investigators say the fire broke out Saturday evening in a shed near a home on Netherwood Terrace, just off Fulton Street.

Investigators say the fire broke out Saturday evening in a shed near a home on Netherwood Terrace, just off Fulton Street. (10/3/15)

EAST ORANGE - Officials say a person was killed in a fire Saturday evening in East Orange.

Investigators say the fire broke out Saturday evening in a shed near a home on Netherwood Terrace, just off Fulton Street.

A neighbor says a woman staying at the home alerted him to call 911. She also told him that there might have been someone inside the shed at the time of the incident.

Authorities did not provide details regarding the victim's identity or the circumstances surrounding the death.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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