Exterior Fire At Group Home

January 6, 2020

By: Dennis Symons, Jr.

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ (MERCER)—The Robbinsville Township Fire Department and Police Department was dispatched to a group home at 441 Gorden Road at 2:04 pm this afternoon for a structure fire. When first fire apparatus arrived, crews found a smoldering fire on the exterior of the building and extinguished the fire. Automatic mutual aid responded from Hamilton Township Fire Department and Allentown-Upper Freehold/Hope Fire Company and assisted at the scene.

According to Robbinsville Fire Chief Daniel Schaffener, the cause of the fire remains undetermined and is under investigation by the Robbinsville Township Fire Prevention Bureau, Fire Marshal Brian Johnson. Damage was held to the exterior of the building.