TRENTON NJ: Trenton firefighters battled the first alarm fire in the 700 block of Riverside Ave between General Green Ave Early morning Tuesday just after 1:00 Am. Firefighters encountered fire from the home’s first floor. Trenton Fire chief reported that one person was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Firefighters rescued one dog from home; unfortunately, the second did not survive the fire. The fire was placed under control at 2:30 Am. One dog was being administered oxygen and suffered burned was later transported by Trenton Humane Police after a while.

The fire is under investigation by the city Fire marshal. This home is no stranger to the Westward. The past 8 years, the Bakers have been putting on an impressive Halloween display that draws out a lot of attention to the home that sits off Route 29. Our condolences go out to the family of the loss of the pet.

Thomas Peterson is the Editor in Chief and founder of Peterson’s Breaking News of Trenton. Thomas founded PBT in 2012.