UPDATE: Workers gutting a Mahwah house for future demolition ignited a fire that quickly spread this afternoon before responders put it down.
The call from Brookwood Drive in the Masonicus section came in as a chimney fire just before 1:30 p.m., responders told CLIFFVIEW PILOT , adding that the workers apparently started it for warmth.
Flames quickly spread to the walls and garage, they said.
All five township companies responded, along with Ramsey FAST and a Tallman, NY engine.
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