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Samsung HQ Returns To Normal After Car Fire

Ridgefield Park, N.J. —Samsung Electronics America’s headquarters, here, was evacuated on Wednesday due to a car fire in the parking garage connected to the building. 10/17/2013 07:11:00 AM Eastern

Ridgefield Park, N.J. —Samsung Electronics America’s headquarters, here, was evacuated on Wednesday due to a car fire in the parking garage connected to the building.

In a statement to TWICE this morning a Samsung spokesperson said, “Samsung’s Ridgefield Park office was evacuated yesterday afternoon following the report of a car fire on the outside parking deck. No injuries were reported, and normal business operations have resumed.”

According to a report from NorthJersey.com the fire began at 2:30 p.m. in a car parked in the garage and spread to two other cars, with 200 people evacuated from the building. No one was injured.