On New Year's Eve, December 31st 2013 the Haledon NJ Fire Department was dispatched to 438 Morrissee Ave on a reported fire. Companies arrived to find heavy fire consuming the rear of a vacant dwelling and spreading throughout. Mutual aid was requested as the first arriving engine company became disabled. Fire quickly spread to the adjoining homes and began to damage several others.
As companies continued to arrive, the fire progressed through all floors of all three buildings. The original fire building collapse in a short amount of time and water was established prior to extending to a fourth dwelling.
There were no reported injuries. A link to a news article can be found here: http://www.northjersey.com/haledon/Three-alarm_blaze_destoys_two_Haledon_homes_damages_three_others.html
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