Fire

Eugene Auer Elementary School Playground Fire

Arson Squad Investigating Fire That Damaged Long Island Playground

Local parents suspect it was likely teens hanging around the playground who are responsible.

07/28/2015

Fire crews battle auto parts warehouse blaze in North Brunswick, N.J. on July 22, 2015. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

North Brunswick Residents Cleared To Return Home After Massive Warehouse Fire

Hundreds of firefighters responded to the blaze, which broke out around 2 a.m. Wednesday in the rear of the complex that is used by eight businesses off Livingston Road in North Brunswick.

07/26/2015

Generic fire (credit: Clip Art)

Fire Destroys Southampton Mansion; Residents Safe

There were reports, however, of some firefighters being treated for smoke inhalation and elevated blood pressure.

07/26/2015

Jersey City fire

Fire Forces 2 People To Jump From Second-Floor Window In Jersey City

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

07/25/2015

Fire crews continue to pour water on hot spots at a warehouse fire in North Brunswick, NJ on July 23, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Residents Evacuated By North Brunswick Warehouse Fire Wait To Return Home

White smoke is rising from the building on Livingston Avenue in North Brunswick as firefighters Thursday continue to spray water on hot spots.

07/23/2015

A massive fire burns at a warehouse in North Brunswick, NJ on July 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Dozens Displaced By Massive North Brunswick Warehouse Fire

Hundreds of firefighters responded to the blaze, which broke out around 2 a.m. Wednesday in the rear of the complex that is used by eight businesses off Livingston Road.

07/22/2015

Fire damage can be seen at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in West Babylon on July 22, 2015. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Fire Damages Greek Orthodox Church On Long Island

The fire broke out Tuesday night at the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in West Babylon.

07/22/2015

One person was killed in an early morning fire at a multi-family home in Morristown, New Jersey on July 14, 2015. (credit: Diane Macedo/CBS2)

1 Person Dead In Early Morning Fire In Morristown

The blaze broke out early Tuesday morning on Pine Street. Flames swept through a business on the first floor and several apartments above.

07/14/2015

Bayonne fire on July 11, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Husband, Wife Killed in Fire at Multi-Family Home In Bayonne

Daniel Conway said he got to the front porch safely, only to find his escape blocked by burning debris.

07/11/2015

Seven people were hurt in an early morning fire in Queens on July 7, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

7 Suffer Minor Injuries In Early Morning Queens Fire

Two firefighters and five other people sustained minor injuries in an early morning fire at a home in Queens.

07/07/2015

At least six people were hurt after a fire ripped through a three-story building in Brooklyn on July 6, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

1 Dead, Another Hurt After Jumping From Burning Building In Brooklyn

One man has died and another was hurt when they were forced to jump from a burning three-story building in Brooklyn overnight.

07/06/2015

A fire broke out at the Fire Island Hotel & Resort on Thursday, July 2. (Credit: @caroleinakjndks)

Major Fire Breaks Out In Fire Island Hotel & Resort

A fire was raging Thursday afternoon in a hotel on Fire Island.

07/02/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a fire in Paterson, New Jersey on June 30, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Residents Toss Babies From Burning Homes In Paterson, New Jersey

The raging fire started Tuesday night on Hamilton Avenue. Flames and thick smoke could be seen shooting out of the homes.

07/01/2015

Officials believe a fire at this church community center in Woodhaven, Queens was intentionally set. (Credit: CBS2)

Officials Believe Queens Church Community Center Fire Was Intentional

Fire marshals believe someone intentionally started a fire and vandalized a church community center in Woodhaven, Queens.

06/29/2015

Crews on the scene of a four-alarm fire in Paterson, NJ on June 19, 2015 (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Woman, 2 Children Jump From Window To Escape Four-Alarm Blaze In Paterson

A woman and two young children jumped from a second floor window to escape a four-alarm fire that ripped through several homes in Paterson, displacing dozens of residents.

06/19/2015

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