Absecon Firefighters had their hands full Friday afternoon and they worked to put out a blaze that sent up smoke that could be seen for miles.
The fire broke out around 2:30 Friday on the 100 block of Webb Road. According to firefighters on scene, it is believed that the blaze started in the back yard of a home and spread to a shed.
The fire was initially reported by a resident in Atlantic City who could see the smoke from across the bay. Firefighters had the blaze contained quickly upon arriving and do not know the cause at this time. No injuries have been reported and the fire is not believed to be suspicious.
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