150-year-old NJ church destroyed in blaze

The three-alarm fire started Tuesday night; investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. — A massive fire destroyed a historic New Jersey church Tuesday night.

NBC New York reported firefighters responded to calls of a fire at the First Presbyterian Church of Englewood around 8 p.m. The blaze reached three alarms, according to fire officials.

The church was established in 1860 and the building dates back to 1870. However, it has been enlarged and remodeled since then.

No one was injured in the blaze. Investigators are still trying to determine what caused the fire. 

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