Row house fire displaces 7 on Winfield Avenue in Jersey City

Firefighters fought a three-alarm row house fire in Jersey City Friday. The fire in a two-story house on Winfield Avenue was reported at around 8

Firefighters fought a three-alarm row house fire in Jersey City Friday.

Firefighters fought a three-alarm row house fire in Jersey City Friday. (11/29/13)

JERSEY CITY - Firefighters fought a three-alarm row house fire in Jersey City Friday.

The fire in a two-story house on Winfield Avenue was reported at around 8 a.m. It quickly spread to an adjacent house.

There are no reports of injuries, but seven people have been left without a home.

The Red Cross has helped five of them with food and shelter, and the others found a place to stay on their own.

The fire has since been knocked down. Jersey City fire officials have not released any information on the cause.
 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 New Jersey Sportscast, March 27
Caleb 'Kai the hitchhiker' McGillvary tells News 12 2 Lawyer files motion to dismiss murder charges against viral video star
News 12 New Jersey - Weather On The 3 New Jersey Weather Forecast
LeRoy Boyd is accused of holding his girlfriend's 4 Man who allegedly held child hostage charged with kidnapping
Troy Ramey of Sea Cliff competes on NBC's 5 Long Islander competes on 'The Voice'

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE