All-Hands Fire Hits Ocean Bay Apartment
Firefighters move out of 51-24 Beach Channel Drive on Monday after putting out a hot, smoky fire in Apartment 5B in that Ocean Bay houses building. The first call of fire came in at 3:24 p.m. and it brought 12 fire units and more than 60 firefighters to the seven-story building. The fire was declared under control at 3:50 p.m. Although the apartment was occupied at the time of the fire, neither the occupants nor any of the firefighters who fought the fire were injured.