Wildfires threaten homes in New Jersey

Posted on: 2:49 pm, April 9, 2012, by , updated on: 02:50pm, April 9, 2012

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ (CNN) -  Crews are working to protect homes and businesses from a wild-fire in Burlington County, New Jersey. The fire has burnt around 1,000 acres in the Tabernacle-Woodland area, along Route 532, Chatsworth Road..

Crews are setting what are called back-fires to try to protect about nearby 25 homes.

No injuries are reported, and no word on the cause of the fire.