Three-alarm fire burns through Kearny household, cause under investigation


A three-alarm fire broke out on the roof of a Kearny home early this morning, with the cause of the blaze under investigation and no injuries reported. 


A 9-minute, 44-second video of the blaze uploaded to YouTube by user Jeff Stang shows the Kearny Fire Department battling a fire at a residential building with the aid of the Jersey City Fire Department.

RLS Media reports that the Harrison, Bellville and North Arlington Fire Departments also assisted with the blaze, which broke out at 199 Laurel Ave. just before 2 a.m.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation and the American Red Cross is working to help the displaced family.