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.
The first fire was an occupied multiple dwelling and the second was a long time vacant wood frame dwelling. Off duty members were called back to each fire and mutual aide was provided by Monmouth Beach, Deal, West Long Branch, Neptune and Tinton Falls RIT teams. The fires were extinguished without injury and any further damage to surrounding buildings.