CALDWELL, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Multiple homes burned to the ground Friday afternoon in Caldwell, New Jersey.

The first fire broke out around 2:45 p.m. at 29 Orchard Square in Caldwell, and at least three homes were on fire at the height of the blaze, Joe Biermann reported from Chopper 2.

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Firefighters had problems getting enough water to the scene, Biermann reported.

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At least two homes were reduced to piles of charred debris with smoldering, smoking spots by the 5 p.m. hour.

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No injuries were reported in the blaze.