Long Branch firefighters work 2 Alarm fire in Deal

April 21, 2018 –

On Saturday April 21, 2018 the second alarm was transmitted in the Borough of Deal for a working fire in a large two and a half story private dwelling. Arriving companies found heavy fire in the attic of the dwelling. Members from Truck 91 and Engine 74 worked aggressively with a handline in the attic to knock down the bulk of the fire, while Asbury Park Truck 89 worked to open the roof. Long Branch firefighters operated for over an hour before being released from the scene.