On December 11, 2016, the East Orange Fire Department responded to N. Harrison Street for a fire. Companies responded to the seventh floor where the fire was quickly extinguished, and companies found the body of a resident. The fire is suspected to have started when the resident was using the stove to stay warm. The 64-year old was pronounced dead at the scene.  This was the second fatality handled by E. Orange in 12 hours.    

– Fire News photo by Mark Rosetti