Residents evacuated, no injuries in apartment complex fire

March 13, 2018

PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Several residents were evacuated when a fire broke out at a southern New Jersey apartment complex, but authorities say no injuries were reported.

The fire broke out around 5 a.m. Tuesday in a unit at the Pleasantville site. It heavily damaged that upper-floor apartment and also caused some damage to neighboring apartments before it was brought under control.

Four adults and three children were evacuated from two nearby apartments as a precaution.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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