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06/09/2011 06:30 pm ET Updated Aug 09, 2011

Camden New Jersey Fire: Eight Alarm Fire On Hot Day In NJ

In the midst of a heat wave in New Jersey, firefighters are working to put out a massive fire in Camden, New Jersey, according to the Courier-Post and other sources.

The eight-alarm fire started at 3:30 p.m. EST in Reliant Tire Factory and then spread to other buildings and homes in the local neighborhood.

The blaze comes during a heat wave with near-hundred degree temperatures which has resulted in local school closings.

CBS is currently live-streaming the firefighters' response.