Contact: Mayor Frank DelCore
Incident: Structure fire Farm Road
Date of Incident: 10/24/16
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 25, 2016
Hillsborough Township was deeply saddened by the tragedy that struck our community Monday evening at the Farm Road Fire. Our thoughts and prayers remain with all the individuals impacted by this devastating event.
Monday evening there was report of a structure fire at 43 Farm Road in Hillsborough Township.
It is a 16 unit building and currently 8 units have been deemed uninhabitable.
3 fatalities have been confirmed in the incident. The victims have not yet been identified.
The cause of the fire has not yet been determined and remains under investigation
The Red Cross and Hillsborough Social Services have been on scene for assistance. In terms of donations, the Township is working with local aid organizations to determine donation opportunities and further information will be provided.
This incident remains under investigation.
Further inquiries can be made to the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office at:
SOMERSET COUNTY PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE
40 North Bridge Street
P.O. BOX 3000
Somerville, New Jersey 08876
Phone Number: 908-575-3300