An Elizabeth firefighter was transported to the Saint Barnabas Medical Center burn unit in Livingston after suffering burns this morning during a basement fire.
The fire started at approximately 8:48 a.m. on the 300 block of Williamson Street in a duplex.
The blaze reportedly started in the basement of a two-and-half story residential home.
All of the residents got out unharmed.
According to reports, a firefighter suppressing the fire in the basement was burned. He was transported to St. Barnabas burn unit with non-life threatening injuries.
The fire was placed under control in just under a half an hour.