Pictures of the massive blaze. Photograph:( Twitter )
The fire was called in around 8 pm on Sunday and spread to three neighbouring buildings.
Firefighters in New Jersey are battling a six-alarm blaze at a five-storey building on Mountain Ave and East Main Street in Bound Brook, US media reports.
The fire was called in around 8 pm on Sunday and spread to three neighbouring buildings. Smoke and flames were seen pouring from the roof of the building after the fire.
Videos circulating on social media also showed heavy flames and plumes of smoke pouring from the roof of the building.
The Meridia apartment building that caused the 6 alarm fire in Bound Brook is the new complex they are building, not mine.— Hailie Sandor (@SandorOnSocial) January 13, 2020
Thank you to everyone who has texted, but I’m safe and thinking about our first responders keeping my town safe! pic.twitter.com/zZ0ENh7kqe
The on-duty cops have requested the residents in the area to stay vigilant, calling this fire a disastrous one that is tough to contain. The officials have said that the blaze could spread to all nearby structures.
There are currently no injuries reported and the fire department is working to get the blaze under control.
Earlier on January 10, a massive blaze broke out at strip club in New Jersey. There were about 20 people inside the club when the fire broke out. All of them were able to escape unharmed.