Firefighters are responded to a report of a house fire in the Lake district that just before 9 p.m., according to an alert.
According to PulsePoint, the fire was reported around 8:55 p.m. on the 5000 block of Tottenham Court off of Edgewater Drive. At first arrival, a fire official could be heard stating that smoke from the roof was visible.
Fire officials noted that they investigated the home's attic but that it appeared clear of a fire, according to live radio feeds.
PulsePoint showed that one battalion chief, three fire engines and one firetruck responded. Passers-by said fire officials began clearing the area by 9:35 p.m. but one remained on scene as of 9:45 p.m.
Newark Patch will update this report once more details are available.