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South Brunswick: Resident Captures Mobile Home Park Fire In Video

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Credits: Mark Commesso photo
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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - As a fire roared in a mobile home some 200 feet away from his home, Oakdale Mobile Home park resident Mark Commesso grabbed his cell phone and shot six minutes of video.

The fire in the Lemon Street mobile home was reported around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday night.

Firefighters battled the blaze for about 20 minutes, but were unable to save the home which was totally engulfed in flames when they arrived.

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Two other homes were damaged and left uninhabitable following the fire, displacing a total of seven residents, according to police.

No injuries were reported.

 

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