BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Bloomfield Fire Department responded to a basement fire this morning on Garner Avenue. 

At approximately 945 a.m. a call came in for a basement fire at a residential home. The fire was declared a 2nd alarm before being placed under control in about 15 minutes. The fire was contained to the basement with no spread throughout the house. 

A search determined that no residents were home at the time of the fire. There were no firefighter injuries reported.