M & T fire Newark

A smoky fire overnight at the M&T bank branch on Main Street in Newark is under investigation.

Firefighters from Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder fire company responded to an automatic fire alarm at the site around 3 a.m., on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

The first arriving engine reported smoke from the building and the alarm was upgraded bringing additional units to the scene.

It took a while to find the seat of the fire and the situation was declared under control in about an hour.

There were no injuries. 

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