Bridgewater, NJ – Officers from the Bridgewater Police Department, along with fire companies and emergency services units from Bridgewater, Somerville, Manville and Bound Brook responded to the 2100 building of Sunny Slope Road for a report of a fire. The fire has been extinguished, but approximately twenty-one people from eight housing units have been displaced. There was one adult male who suffered minor burns to his extremities, he was treated at the scene and released. The Red Cross is assisting with housing the displaced families.
The origin of the fire is unknown at this time and it currently being investigated by the Bridgewater Bureau of Fire Safety.