Overnight Building Fire Under Investigation in Jersey City

Fire officials are investigating an overnight fire that ignited inside a building in Jersey City.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the 1180 Summit Avenue after they received reports of a fire inside a three-story brick mixed occupancy building at approximately 2:45 a.m.

Upon arrival, police noticed smoke coming from the building and residence beginning to make their away out of the structure to safety.

Crews were able to beat down the fast-moving fire before placing it under control in less than a half hour.

There were no injuries reported.