Fires burn in Ocean City, Atlantic City
Fires burned in Ocean City and Atlantic City late Saturday night and Sunday morning.
Fire broke out on the first floor of a three-story home on the 900-block St. Charles Place in Ocean City around 1:45 a.m. Sunday morning according to Ocean City Fire and Rescue Service, sending six occupants onto the two upper decks of the home. Seven people including firefighters were treated for minor smoke inhalation and injuries.
Firefighters in Atlantic City, meanwhile, put out a brush fire along the boardwalk between Indiana and Ohio Avenues around 10 p.m. according to CBS Philly, which reports the boardwalk was not touched by the flames. Fire Chief Vincelt Granese told the Press of Atlantic City that an area 50 feet by 250 feet on a dune was affected.
Both fires remain under investigation.