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Firefighters Battle Early Morning Building Fire in Garfield

By rlsmetro on

Garfield firefighters battled a fire that ignited inside a multi-family building in Garfield Thursday morning.

According to preliminary reports, firefighters rushed to the 80's block of Jewel Avenue after they received reports of a fire inside a building just before 1:45 a.m.

Crews arrived and found flames shooting from the roof of a three-story structure at that location.

Over three dozen firefighters assisted in extinguishing heavy fire that engulfed much of the top floor.

The fire was brought under control around 3:45 with the cause under investigation.

No injuries reported.