UNION, NJ –Union firefighters responded to a kitchen fire at a home on Larchmont Road Sunday afternoon.

According to Battalion Chief Gregory Ricciardi, firefighters found a working fire in the kitchen of the home, reaching into the second floor.  The homeowner and a firefighter were transported to Saint Barnabas Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The home was uninhabitable after the fire was extinguished.  The fire was deemed accidental.