New Jersey FFs Battled Vacant Dwelling Blaze

Four engines, three trucks and a heavy rescue operated at the fire.


Camden N.J. firefighters battled a blaze in a vacant dwelling on Wednesday, Feb.20.

Units dispatched to the early evening alarm found heavy fire in a two-story, vacant brick dwelling in the 1100 block of Marion Street. Firefighters had to battle their way into the boarded up structure and immediately began an interior attack.

The flames were contained to the building of origin. Searches proved negative. Four engines, three trucks and a heavy rescue operated at the "all hands" fire.