Monday, September 7, 2015
Forest fire in Pine barrens spreads smoke to Lakewood
A forest fire has spread to more than 100 acres in New Jersey's Pine Barrens, according to a CBS2 report. As of Monday evening, firefighters were still battling the blaze in Woodland Township, near the Brendan T. Byrne State Forest in Burlington County, the report states. The report states that firefighters have requested an air tanker and an observation helicopter. But the fire is not threatening any homes or structures, the report states. There was no word on Monday evening about the cause of the blaze, the report states. According to a report on 6abc.com, authorities don't expect to close any roads, but if there are road closures, that could cause trouble for people coming back from Long Beach Island.