SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A massive fire erupted this afternoon at a two-story barn on Ridge Road, South Brunswick. 

There are currently three dozen firefighters battling the blaze. Several surrounding homes on Hillside Avenue and Mary Street have been evacuated, according to Deputy James Ryan of the South Brunswick Police Department.

The fire was called in today, May 19th, at approximately 12:33 PM. Ridge Road is closed from Route 522 to New Road until further notice by the Fire Department.

As of now, the cause of the fire is unknown.Additional pictures and videos of the blaze can be found on the South Brunswick Police Department’s Twitter page.