On Nov. 29, shortly after 7 p.m., the Newark, N.J. Fire Department was dispatched to a reported house fire.
A Sig 11 was transmitted for a working fire in a large, two-and-a-half story frame dwelling.
A defensive attack was underway. A second-alarm was transmitted.
There was a partial collapse of the house which resulted in a third-alarm being requested.
Sixteen people were displaced by the fire.