PAIR SAFE AFTER FIRE RIPS RUMSON HOME

A firefighter knocks down the remnants of a blaze that did heavy damage to the residence at 31 Park Avenue Tuesday night. (Click to enlarge)

By JOHN T. WARD

Two adults escaped unhurt as fire tore through the second story of the Rumson home in which they were living Tuesday night, officials said.

The blaze, reported at 8:15 p.m., caused extensive damage to the upstairs portion of the house at 31 Park Avenue. The was no immediate determination of a cause, authorities said.

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