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13 homeless after fire rages through NJ home

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

No injuries were reported, but more than a dozen people are now homeless after flames ripped through a home in New Jersey.

The fire broke out at the home on South Burnett Street in East Orange just after 12:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Huge flames were seen shooting out the windows.

Authorities believe everyone living in the house escaped safely, but 13 are now homeless.

Firefighters were able to prevent the fire from spreading to neighboring homes.

The cause remains under investigation.

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