Newark Firefighters Battle Overnight Truck Fire

Firefighters battled a fire that ignited two trucks in Newark's East Ward overnight.

Police were called to the 400 block of Wilson Avenue at around 10 p.m. after receiving reports of vehicle fires according to preliminary reports.

Upon arrival, crews began to extinguish the fire that engulfed a truck then extended to at least one other inside a yard.

A search of the vehicle turned our negative for trapped or injured occupants.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Wilson Avenue, NY