A fire overnight in Toms River was discovered by a late night passer-by.

Fire at 499 Lakehurst Road in Toms River
Fire at 499 Lakehurst Road in Toms River (Toms River Police)
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Toms  River Police says the driver on Lakehurst Road saw flames coming out of the porch of a two-story home. Firefighters looking for potential victims noticed an open side door and later discovered that the home was vacant.

Toms River Fire Companies #1 and #2 as well as East Dover Fire Company fought the fire that took an nearly an hour to bring under control.

Police say there were no injuries related to the fire.