• WEATHER ALERT Winter Weather Advisory

NJ condo fire leaves 1 critical, 6 families homeless

April 4, 2011 3:48:32 AM PDT
A three-alarm fire tore through an apartment building in Westfield, New Jersey, late Sunday, critically burning one man.

The fire broke out inside the Westfield Hamilton House at around 11:45 p.m.

Heavy flames tore through the roof of the two-story condo building.

One man sustained facial and inhalation burns. He was rushed by helicopter to the burn unit at St. Barnabas Medical Center in critical condition.

At least a half dozen families were left homeless by the flames.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Do you have something to add to this story? Click here to contact Eyewitness News.

Load Comments