4-Alarm Fire Rips Through Several Row Homes in Trenton

A four-alarm fire ripped through several homes in New Jersey’s state capital Wednesday morning.

The fire started inside a home in the 300 block of S. Olden Avenue in Trenton.

The fire began in an abandoned row home and spread to several neighboring occupied homes.

A fire official told NBC10 that squatters were known to frequent the vacant property where the fire started.

Two firefighters were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of heat exhaustion.

Approximately 10 to 12 people have been displaced by the fire.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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