NJ house fire visible from NYC

NJ house fire visible from NYC

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

A fire erupted inside a house in Cliffside Park, New Jersey on Monday morning.

Heavy flames and smoke poured out from the home on Lafayette St. at about 7 a.m.

Four people were reportedly rescued from the inferno, according to NorthJersey.com. The victims escaped to the roof of the house where firefighters brought them down to safety. 

At least six people were treated for smoke inhalation, reported the website.

Firefighters battled the flames from the roof. 

SkyFoxHD was overhead as the flames appeared to intensify about an hour later.

The fire could be seen from across the Hudson River in New York City.

The two-story home has homes on either side of it and a pool in the backyard.

There is now word yet on a cause of the fire.

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