Initial fire attack in Paulsboro
Brent Stanley – PAULSBORO, NJ (Gloucester County) – Sunday March 8th 2020 at approximately 11:40hrs, District 17, Station 6-1 (Thorofare), and Station 21-1 (Gibbstown) were dispatched to the 500 block of Lincoln Ave for a reported house fire.
Upon fire officers response, Communications advised they received a report that the dwelling had an active fire.
Units arrived quickly and began knocking the fire down and continued to search for extension as well as salvage and overhaul operations. One firefighter injury was reported but was minor in nature, unknown on the extent. Unknown of any other civilian injuries at this time.
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Units from Westville (7-3) and National Park (8-1) also were called in to the scene to assist with firefighting operations.
The incident is under investigation by the Gloucester County Fire Marshal’s Office.
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