By CBS3 Staff

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (CBS) – Officials say five people were injured when flames swept through an apartment complex in Ocean County, New Jersey overnight. The fire broke out just before 1 a.m. Friday on the 400 block of Prospect Street in Lakewood.

Firefighters controlled the two-alarm fire in about an hour.

There is no word on the extent of injuries.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.