February 13, 2023
BRICK TOWNSHIP, NJ (OCEAN)–Ryan Mack of Jersey Shore Fire Response reported that around 4:45 p.m., yesterday February 12, 2013, Brick Township received a 9-1-1 call for a structure fire involving a chimney. Chief 2110 arrived on the scene and confirmed the smoke condition inside the home. The fire was quickly upgraded to a 2nd Alarm. Chief 2200 established operations while 2231 was first due hooking the hydrant outside of the home. Crews stretched two 13/4″ hose lines off 2231 one inside and one to the exterior of the chimney. Crews operated for around and hour and twenty minutes before bringing the fire fully under control. Fire was held to the area around the chimney with some extension into the home. Mutual aid from Point Pleasant Borough, Point Beach, Bayhead, Mantoloking, and Toms River were requested to the scene or for cover assignments.
No further information is available at this time.