The Middle Township Police Department confirmed Wednesday afternoon a second fire that took place at the same location. Here is the narrative of the event from the police department:
On January 18, 2010 at 4:21 pm Middle Township police received a 911 call for a garage fire, on Highs Beach road. Green Creek Fire along with Rio Grande and Court House fire companies responded. No injuries were reported. Approximately 8 hours later Middle Township Police received 911 calls that the same structure was on fire fully engulfed, with reported explosions. The case is under investigation by the Cape May County Fire Marshall’s office and Middle Township Major Crime unit.
Responding Agencies: Green Creek Fire, Rio Grande Fire, Court House Fire, Court House Rescue, and Rio Grande Rescue.