Bass River Fire

One person is dead following a fire on Greenbush Road in Bass River Township 

One person is dead after a residential fire in the unit block of West Greenbush Road in Bass River Township, State Police said.

Trooper Alejandro Goez said the fire was reported about 12:10 a.m. Saturday.

Police said the female victim’s identity would not be released until after an autopsy and positive ID. The cause and manner of her death are also pending the autopsy, police said.

The cause and origin of the fire are under investigation by the state and Burlington County fire marshal, police said.

Multiple fire companies as well as a tanker task force responded to the scene.

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— Press staff reports

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