Crews battle 2-alarm fire at Newburgh house

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A home went up in flames in Newburgh Saturday afternoon, and 10 people were reportedly inside at the time.

The two-alarm fire sparked around 4:40 p.m. at the home on Overlook Place. The flames burned through the top floor of the home.

The occupants were able to escape safely, but there are reports that a Newburgh firefighter was injured while battling the flames.

There is no word on what sparked the fire.

The house sustained severe damage and was expected to be condemned.

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