PARAMUS, New Jersey — A sprinkler system helped bring a fire quickly under control at an assisted living home in Paramus.
Fire official Kevin Sheehan tells The Record (http://bit.ly/1AvKTBy ) newspaper the fire broke out in a self-contained heating and air conditioning unit in a room at CareOne at The Cupola around 12:15 a.m. Thursday.
Sheehan says residents in one of the wings were relocated because of water damage.
One resident was taken to a hospital suffering from smoke inhalation.
Sheehan says the fire is under investigation, but appears to be accidental.
Information from: The Record (Woodland Park, New Jersey), http://www.northjersey.com