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Overnight Fire Damages Buildings In Toms River

Fire tears through a building on Robbins Street in Toms River, NJ on May 16, 2014. (credit: Toms River Police)

Fire tears through a building on Robbins Street in Toms River, NJ on May 16, 2014. (credit: Toms River Police)

TOMS RIVER (CBSNewYork) – An overnight fire damaged several buildings in Toms River Thursday.

Police and firefighters responded to a burglar alarm at around 11:18 p.m. at East Coast Gamers on 38 Robbins Street, Toms River Police said.

Within a few minutes, smoke and fire started to tear through the structure and spread to other buildings.

Fire tears through a building on Robbins Street in Toms River, NJ on May 16, 2014. (credit: Toms River Police)

Fire tears through a building on Robbins Street in Toms River, NJ on May 16, 2014. (credit: Toms River Police)

Firefighters from a dozen communities responded, and the fire was brought under control at 3:11 a.m.

No one was injured.

Investigators are looking in to the cause of the fire.

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