EDISON --Two people were critically burned in a small house fire in Edison Wednesday morning. Eyewitness News is told the victims, in their early 20s, were burned when the fire erupted inside the Garden Street home at around 4:40 a.m.
Officials say they were flown by medivac helicopter to the burn unit at St. Barnabas Hospital, where they were listed in critical condition.
The fire was quickly extinguished. It may have started in a mattress.