December 3, 2022
TOMS RIVER, NJ (OCEAN)–Yesterday, around 5:10 a.m., November 2, 2022 Toms River Police Department received several 9-1-1 calls reporting of a possible structure fire with an unknown address. East Dover Station 28 and Silverton Station 29 were dispatched along with Stations 25 and 26 for the Rapid Intervention Team/RIT. The fire was quickly upgraded to a second alarm, and a short time later the third alarm was called for manpower. Crews battled the fire for around three hours. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time and it’s reported that there were no injuries.
Companies Responded/Coverage: Silverton Volunteer Fire Company, Toms River Fire Company 2, Toms River Fire Department Company #1, Pleasant Plains Volunteer Fire Department, Ocean Beach Volunteer Fire Company, Island Heights Volunteer Fire Company, 1 Toms River Bureau of Fire Prevention, Toms River Fire Prevention Inspectors IAFF Local 5303, Toms River Police Department, Toms River Police EMS IAFF Local 4846, Brick Township Police Emergency Medical Services, Pioneer Hose Company #1, Breton Woods Fire Company #1, Beachwood Volunteer Fire Department, Manitou Park Volunteer Fire Company, Manchester Volunteer Fire Department Station 32 Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Company #1 Station 34 Seaside Heights Volunteer Fire Company Sta. 44
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