House Fire in Stratford, New Jersey

A Fast moving fire raced through a large 2 1/2 story frame duplex home in Stratford, New Jersey (Camden County) on April 7, 2005.

First in units found heavy fire showing, and were hampered by a ruptured gas meter along side the house.

Fire companies from Stratford, Laurel Springs, Hi-Nella, Somerdale, Voorhees Township, and a Canteen Unit from Cherry Hill Township Fire Department all fought the blaze for over an hour and a half before it was placed under control.

Ten occupants were left homeless but no injuries were reported.