PALISADES PARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Fire crews in Palisades Park, New Jersey had their hands full Thursday, battling two raging blazes in separate incidents.
As Joe Biermann reported from Chopper 2, one fire broke out around 5:40 p.m. on the second floor of the rear of the two- or three-story home at 407 Ninth St. in Palisades Park.READ MORE: Manhattan, Brooklyn Residents Sue City To Stop Permanent Outdoor Dining
Flames were flying on the roof of a rear wing of the building, and firefighters had to bring in extra hands, Biermann reported.READ MORE: 'Phantom Of The Opera,' Broadway's Longest Running Show, Resumes Performances
One firefighter suffered minor injuries, officials told CBS2.MORE NEWS: Rev. Jesse Jackson Celebrates 80th Birthday In Harlem
Another fire broke out a short time later in an abandoned home at 128 Broad Ave. in Palisades Park, and was raised to a second alarm, officials said. No injuries were reported.