2nd Alarm House Fire in Raritan

On Tuesday morning at 4:44am, Somerville Fire was dispatched with Raritan Fire for a possible structure fire on 1st Ave in Raritan. Raritan units encountered heavy fire on arrival with extension to a second house and a 2nd alarm was transmitted. Somerville Engine 3 arrived immediately after and assisted Raritan with conducting an aggressive interior attack. With the help of other additional mutual aid units from across the area, the fire was knocked down and the second structure sustained only minor damage.