Fire erupts at Hoboken high-rise

A fire erupted inside an apartment of a high-rise in Hoboken, New Jersey on Wednesday.

It was not clear if anyone had been injured.

Firefighters could be seen several stories above ground battling the flames and heavy black smoke.

The flames were first reported just before 1 p.m. at 2 Marine View Plaza.

The apartment building is one of two in the complex just blocks from the Hudson River.

The fire was reported under control about 30 minutes later.

This story was reported from N.Y.