A fire that occurred just after midnight in Absecon required the evacuation of at least two neighbors and the residents in the 700 block of Ambassador Drive Tuesday.

A backyard shed and nearby fence were engulfed in flames, police said. No injuries were reported.

The cause of fire is still under investigation.

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