A neighbor in Whippany called 911 after hearing an explosion from the house next door on Sunday. When firefighters arrived, flames were shooting from the back of the home.
Aggravated arson charges were filed against a New Jersey man who allegedly set fire to the home he was renting after the owner started eviction proceedings.
Two firefighters were injured Saturday afternoon when they fell from a ladder while battling a house fire in southern New Jersey.
Prosecutors told reporters Wednesday they could not yet identify a motive and lamented the hazards that could have resulted from Jason Campbell’s alleged actions.
A fire in New Hyde Park killed a 79-year-old man early Sunday morning. Neighbors heard a big explosion just before 1 a.m. on Seventh Avenue and within a few minutes 526 Seventh Ave. was completely engulfed in flames.
The homeowner and a neighbor rescued some of felines as flames destroyed the home at 14 Piermont Terrace. The 66-year-old homeowner devoted her life to rescuing cats.
Authorities say massive clutter inside a central New Jersey home helped fuel a fire that left an elderly man dead and a firefighter injured.
A Brooklyn father was forced to make a life and death decision, as he pushed his children out of a third-floor window to save them from their burning home.
Three people are dead after a house fire in Binghamton, including a four-year-old child.
A house fire turned violent in a quiet Long Island community when a home owner allegedly pulled out a gun on Saturday.
Marilyn Carrano said she woke up around 4 a.m. and saw a glow through her bedroom window. Her neighbor’s house on Ontario Street in Ronkonkoma was on fire.
Suffolk County police said 42-year-old Sean Sheridan was pronounced dead following the early-morning fire. His body was found in the basement of the home.
EAST WINDSOR, N.J. (AP) — East Windsor police say two people rescued Saturday from a burning duplex have been hospitalized along with an officer who helped save them. Patrolman Ryan Ballard and Sgt. William Hanson […]
The Nassau County’s Fire Marshal’s Office was on the scene Saturday, trying to determine what sparked a deadly overnight house fire on Long Island, CBS 2′s Magee Hickey reports.