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Fire at base of Pulaski Skyway

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Firefighters on boats battled a fire at the base of the Pulaski Skyway in Newark. It is not clear what sparked the flames that engulfed the wooden buffer at the base of a bridge support.

There are unconfirmed reports debris from construction on the Skyway contributed to the fire.

The Skyway has been closed northbound for repairs for several weeks.

Route 1 and 9 southbound is closed between Manhattan Ave. and the Tonnelle Circle in Jersey City.

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