ORANGE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Eight displaced families were receiving help from the American Red Cross Saturday after a raging fire in Orange, N.J.

The powerful Friday morning fire forced residents at 218 Main St. out of their homes.

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Everyone inside was able to escape the flames without serious injury. But the blaze gutted the upper-floor apartments in the building and severely damaged first-floor businesses.

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The cause of the fire remained under investigation Saturday.

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