Tajajuan Womack, 11, saves family from Jersey City house fire when smoke detectors fail
A quick-thinking 11-year-old is being credited with saving his family from a fire that ripped through their Jersey City home early Monday morning.
Tajajuan Womack says he learned about what to do in a fire at school, so when the sixth-grader woke to the smell of smoke at 2:45 a.m., he didn't panic. Instead, he sounded the alarm.
"I was asleep, and I smelled smoke," Tajajuan says. "I...