Red Cross assists 4 Newark families displaced by fire

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The American Red Cross is helping four families from Newark find temporary housing after a fire tore through their building Sunday morning.

The flames erupted around 6:30 a.m. at the building on Vermont Avenue.

One resident was taken to the hospital to be checked out and a firefighter was treated after she fell and injured her back.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 

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