FORT LEE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Crews continued to battle a blaze at a Fort Lee apartment building into the night Saturday.
It started around 3:30 p.m. at a building on Hudson Terrace and Myrtle Avenue near the Palisades Interstate Parkway.READ MORE: Federal Arrest Warrant Issued For Gabby Petito's Missing Fiancé Brian Laundrie
Video shows firefighters rescuing at least one person from several floors up. Intense flames could be seen coming out of windows and thick black smoke poured from the building.
Crews were still working to put out flames around 9 p.m.READ MORE: 'I Can't Take This Anymore': Heavy Rain In Tri-State Area Renews Flooding Concerns For Many Still Dealing With Damage From Ida
Residents have been warned to avoid the area, and people living nearby can expect power outages into the night.
The cause of the fire is unknown at this time, and it’s unclear if there are any injuries.MORE NEWS: 1 Killed, 13 Injured In Shooting At Kroger In Collierville, Tennessee