Branchport Ave

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 the second floor apartment. At this time Tour #4 Lieutenant requested a 2nd Alarm be transmitted as well as a recall of off-duty personnel. The fire was found to be in the kitchen of the second floor apartment with no extension. The fire was placed under control within 30 min. Mutual Aid companies that responded were West Long Branch, Deal, and Neptune Fire Department (Unexcelled) as RIT.

Branchport Ave Fire