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GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Off-Duty Police Officer Helps Rescue 2 From Roof Of Burning Home In Lyndhurst

Officer Nick Abruscato was driving down Willow Avenue when he saw smoke coming from the home shortly before 4 a.m.

08/01/2015

House fire in Passaic on May 3, 2015 (Credit: Beautymark99)

Firefighters Battling Fire Involving At Least 5 Structures In Passaic

Those being evacuated are being directed to nearby St. Nicholas Church.

05/03/2015

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2 Homes Damaged, 4 Firefighters Injured In Clifton Fire

An early morning blaze has ripped through two northern New Jersey homes, destroying one and leaving the other uninhabitable.

04/16/2015

A fire ripped through a three-story home in the Edenwald section of the Bronx on Tuesday, Jan. 27. (Credit: CBS2)

Fire Rips Through Home In Edenwald, The Bronx

A fire was raging late Tuesday afternoon in a three-story home in the Bronx.

01/27/2015

A fast-moving fire ripped through this Newark home Saturday morning, killing two women and injuring three children. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

2 Women Killed, 3 Children Injured In Newark House Fire

The three children hurt in the fire were being treated for undisclosed injuries, and further information on their conditions were not released.

10/11/2014

The scene of a fire in Cliffside Park, N.J. on August 11, 2014. (credit: Jose Perez)

Police Rescue 3 From Roof Of Burning Cliffside Park Home

Officers arrived on the scene Monday to find three people standing near the driveway then they looked up and saw a man and a couple on the roof.

08/11/2014

Nassau Police Officer Matthew Andoos, credited with rescue of three people from Uniondale house fire. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police Officer Saves 3 People From Uniondale House Fire

A Nassau County police officer without protective gear ran into a burning home and saved three residents in Uniondale.

07/09/2014

Two women walk in the snow in New Rochelle, N.Y., on Nov. 23, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Bitter Cold Catches New Yorkers Off Guard; Winds Bring Danger

Sunday was a frigid and windblown day in the Tri-State Area, which sparked forest fires, sent debris flying through the streets, and had people gearing up for what they fear is a glimpse of winter weather to come.

11/24/2013

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13 Displaced When Fire Strikes Paterson, N.J. Home

A fire left 13 people homeless early Sunday in Paterson, N.J.

11/24/2013

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Woman Killed In Staten Island House Fire

The woman’s body was found inside of her Hawthorne Ave. home in the Willowbrook section of the island.

11/16/2013

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Newburgh Man Killed In Early Morning House Fire

An 82-year-old man is dead and his daughter is hospitalized after an intense fire destroyed their two-story wood house in the city of Newburgh.

11/03/2013

Memorial at the Shirley home where a mother and her 3 kids were killed in a fire, Oct. 14, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Report: Mother, 3 Children Died Of Smoke Inhalation In Shirley House Fire

The funerals for Jennifer McCusker and her three children will be held Friday morning at St. Jude’s Church in Mastic Beach.

10/15/2013

Memorial at the Shirley home where a mother and her 3 kids were killed in a fire, Oct. 14, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Shirley Community In Mourning After Mother, 3 Kids Killed In House Fire

There is a growing memorial outside the charred Hollywood Drive home where four members of a family died late Friday night.

10/14/2013

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Mother, 3 Children Dead In Shirley House Fire

A fast-moving fire left a mother and her three young children dead on Long Island late Friday.

10/12/2013

Fatal Flanders Fire (Credit: Jim Smith WCBS 880)

Fatal Fire Rips Through Multi-Family Home In Flanders

Witnesses say flames were shooting through the home when firefighters arrived, and the fire’s intense heat and smoke hampered rescue efforts.

02/18/2013

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