January 8, 2024, Lakewood Fire Department were dispatched to Ocean Avenue for a reported building fire. Crews arrived confirming a working fire and the Chief transmitted a second alarm for a well involved abandoned warehouse with exposure problems. Crews received reports that there were possible occupants on the second floor and a third alarm was requested. The crew attempted to enter the building but heavy fire consumed the building. The crews remained on scene throughout the evening hitting deep seated fire.

– Fire News photos by Mark Rosetti