PLAINFIELD, NJ – Residents were briefly evacuated from their apartments as fire and rescue crews responded to an alarm call at 730 Park Ave. in Plainfield early Sunday afternoon.

However, according to fire department officials at the scene, investigators did not find signs of a fire or what caused the alarm to sound.

By 1:00 p.m. the intersection of Park Ave. and W. 8th Street was reopened to thru-traffic and residents were allowed to return to their homes.