In the early morning hours of September 18th, 2016, Tour #4 responded mutual aid with an Engine and Truck to the Borough of Monmouth Beach for a reported dwelling fire. While enroute PD advised of a working fire. Subsequently a 2nd Alarm was transmitted. Two lines were stretched and placed into operation upon arrival. The […]
AUGUST 29, 2016 It is with a very heavy heart and profound sadness that we announce the untimely passing of our dear friend and brother, Firefighter Kevin Hoy #142 (Ret.). Kevin was hired in 1982 and was the longtime backbone of this division. His presence is truly irreplaceable. We love you, “Pop-Pop”. Rest in peace. […]
On Monday August 22, 2016 the Engine and Truck responded to an address on Morris Avenue for a reported fire. Upon arrival heavy smoke was pushing from an apartment doorway on the Delta side of the building. The 2nd Alarm was transmitted bringing in all off-duty members on a recall as well as mutual aid […]
On 7/07/2016, Tour #4 responded to a report of a fire on Branchport Avenue. Upon arrival a Box Alarm was transmitted for smoke showing from the second floor and roofline of a 2.5 story mixed occupancy residential over commercial. The crew on the initial attack line were met with intense heat at the door to […]
Tour # 3 ran a fire in a 2 story dwelling that was set back on a Fith ave address. Upon arrival companies were met with heavy smoke and fire showing from the first floor to the roof and soffit are. Companies stretched 2 lines and extinguished the fire. Off duty members were called back […]
Companies responded to two separate fires about 3 hours apart on Second ave on Sunday the 20th. Both fires are under investigation by the Long Branch Fire Bureau and the the second fire was much worse than first. The first job was a occupied multiple dwelling and the second was a long time vacant wood […]
Long Branch Fire Deaths Ruled Murder-Suicide September 4, 2015 at 6:20am (FREEHOLD) A two-alarm fire inside a Long Branch home Tuesday night has been ruled a murder-suicide, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. Long Branch police and firefighters responded to multiple 911 calls at 11:48 p.m. reporting a fire at 245 Joline Avenue in the […]
TOUR # 4 ON AUGUST 1ST RAN A MUTUAL AID STRUCTURAL FIRE IN NEIGHBORING OCEANPORT. UPON ARRIVAL, 2591 WAS ORDERED TO TAKE THE FRONT OF THE BUILDING AND PERFORM VERTICAL VENTILATION. MEMBERS VENTILATED AND ALSO ASSISTED IN EXTINGUISHMENT OF THE FIRE.
0642 Hrs this morning, the district was hit out for a boat fire in the area of Branchport Park. Upon arrival, companies were met with a fully involved 22 ft boat. 1 line was stretched, overhaul was completed and the fire was under control in 10 minutes. Good job by the companies involved.
This afternoon Tour # 4 Ran a fire in a auto repair shop. A second alarm was transmitted and a Recall initiated. 3 lines were stretched and the fire was extinguished within the hour. Assistance was provided by Neptune, West Long Branch and Deal Fire departments.
On Monday night, our local competed for the third year in NJ State FMBA’s Cooked and Uncorked contest featuring 20 FMBA locals. This year a Firehouse food category was added to the list for competition. The brothers came up with the idea of “Taco in a Bag” direct from the Long Branch Boardwalk!! This was […]
in the early morning hours of January 28th, the Monmouth Beach, Sea Bright and Long Branch Fire Departments were dispatched to 13 River ave for a reported dwelling fire with entrapment. Upon arrival, entrapment was confirmed along with heavy fire from the roof. The Police officers on duty removed the resident just prior to FD […]