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Fire at abandoned school building in Newark

Posted at 5:27 AM, Mar 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-21 06:34:37-04

NEWARK, N.J. – Firefighters are battling a blaze at an abandoned school building in Newark early Tuesday.

The fire is ripping through 709 Bergen St., where it used to house William H. Brown Jr. Academy.

No word on any injuries.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.