Fire at Lindenwold, N.J. apartment complex has residents seeking new shelter

Fire breaks out at Lindenwold, N.J. apartment complex Saturday.

Residents of an apartment complex in Lindenwold, New Jersey are relocating after a fire rips through their building.

Fire crews were called to the complex at 1800 Laurel Road Saturday about 4:45 p.m. Firefighters arrived to find smoke showing from the apartment building and a second floor apartment on fire.

Officials say four people were assisted out of the building with the help of firefighters, including one person in a wheelchair. One person was transported to an area hospital with unknown injuries.

A total of 12 apartments were affected and the complex was helping to relocate the residents.

The fire is being investigated by the Camden County Fire Marshall’s Office.