Firefighter burned, 3 homes damaged in Lacey Township blaze

July 8, 2013 3:19:07 PM PDT
Officials say a firefighter was burned, three homes were damaged in a 3-alarm blaze in Lacey Township, New Jersey late Sunday night.

The fire broke out shortly before 11:00 p.m. at a retirement village on Arborridge Drive.

Crews say the fire was so intense, it quickly spread to the residence and neighboring homes.

It took about an hour for crews to knock down the flames.

Authorities say a firefighter suffered burns and three homes were damaged.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.