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Fire destroys River Edge home, 1 dog killed

The homeowner tells News 12 the fire happened after 1 a.m. on Saturday.

News 12 Staff

May 29, 2023, 4:27 PM

Updated 386 days ago

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A family from River Edge is out of their home of 25 years after fire levels their entire house.
The homeowner tells News 12 the fire happened after 1 a.m. on Saturday.
They say there were eight people and three dogs in the home when the fire started.
The people got out safely but 1 of the pets died in the fire.
A GoFundMe has been started for the victims


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