Hundreds of residents evacuated due to large brush fire in Beachwood

Large plumes of smoke can been seen from

Large plumes of smoke can been seen from several miles away. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

Fire crews are monitoring a large brush fire that began in the western part of Beachwood near Pinewald Road and is now 100 percent contained.

A second fire at Dover Road and Pinewald-Keswick Road is 50 percent contained as of 10:30 p.m. Thursday. It is estimated to have consumed 150 acres, but is not threatening any homes.

Large plumes of smoke could be seen from several miles away....

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