WEST ORANGE - Firefighters worked to knock down a fire at a one family township home on Sunday.
The two-alarm fire broke out at around 3:30 p.m. at 40 Tompkins St., according to fire officials.
Fire Chief Peter Smeraldo with the West Orange Fire Department said five engine crews and one truck from West Orange and one unit from Orange arrived on scene. The fire made its way from the second to third floor space, causing heavy smoke damage throughout the building.
One West Orange firefighter suffered minor injuries battling the blaze and was taken to St. Barnabas Medical Center for treatment.
The fire was under control in about 40 minutes.
Investigators are still looking into what caused the fire.