Firefighters praised for containing 3-alarm blaze
One firefighter suffered minor injuries in the weekend fire
By Stephanie Akin
RUTHERFORD, N.J. — At least one firefighter was treated for minor injuries while fighting a three-alarm blaze that appeared to have started in a barbershop in a commercial building on Ames Avenue, Mayor Joseph DeSalvo Jr. said Saturday.
DeSalvo credited firefighters with preventing the Friday night blaze from causing more widespread damage.
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