RAW VIDEO OF BLAZE: [UPDATED] (Follow @lakewoodscoop for updates) The Lakewood Fire Department is on scene of a fully engulfed structure fire on Pine Street.
Dozens of emergency personnel are on scene battling the fire, which also set fire to nearby wires.
Mutual aid was called in to help battle the fire.
One person was reportedly severely burned from the fire, and is being hospitalized. A Medevac initially called – and which landed in Lakewood – was cancelled, apparently due to miscommunication.
Sefer Torahs from a nearby Shul were evacuated safely.
Mayor Miller and Emergency Liaison Committeeman Meir Lichtenstien have ensured that power will not be shut to the area on this cold night.
The Fire Marshal’s Office and Prosecutor’s Office are investigating the fire, which reportedly started from a space heater. [TLS-28]