One dead in overnight fire in Teaneck

March 7, 2011 3:23:51 AM PST
One person is dead following a house fire in New Jersey overnight.

The blaze broke out just after 12:15 a.m. Monday on Elm Avenue in Teaneck.

The victim, believed to be a resident, was found dead in the basement.

Firefighters eventually managed to put out the flames.

The cause is now under investigation.