June 16, 2020
Breaking news report from the scene if more information becomes available or corrections made the story will be updated.
UPDATE AT THIS LINK: UPDATE: “All Hands” Fire At Palermo’s On Klockner Ave
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–A fire reported just before midnight in a commercial building with an apartment above left three temporary homeless and the building damaged.
Hamilton Township Fire Department responded to the 300 block of Klockner Road by Collier Avenue and found an exterior fire extending into the buildings walls. An “all hands” was called sending additional resources to the scene. The fire was quickly knocked down but crews remained on scene for quite some time for overhaul and checking for hot spots.
The Hamilton Township Fire Department is investigating the cause of the fire at this hour. The Township’s Health and Building Departments were also being notified.
The Red Cross was notified to find temporary shelter for two adults and one child.
No further information is available at this time.