Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Cherry Hill Police Chief William Monaghan reported a house fire at a residence Tuesday afternoon, January 31, 2017.

Cherry Hill Fire Department was dispatched to 1013 Red Oak Drive in response to a reported house fire.  Cherry Hill Police Department as well as the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Arson Unit responded and arrived on scene shortly thereafter.

While suppressing the fire, the Cherry Hill Fire Department found one male occupant inside the home.  EMS treated the victim at the scene and transported him to a Philadelphia hospital where he was admitted.

The fire was extinguished and the scene secured.

The investigation is ongoing.

Released Wednesday, February 1, 2017.