By Ron Jeffers.-
An early morning fire on Friday involved the attic area of a Laurel Avenue dwelling in Kearny. Responding fire companies observed heavy smoke in the area and upon arrival reported fire showing from the attic.
A second-alarm was transmitted by Deputy Chief Robert Osborn bringing in assistance from Harrison, Jersey City and North Arlington.
One firefighter was transported to Clara Mass Hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening injury.