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Nov 25, 2022

Sea Bright Fireman Talks Distressed Person Off Local Bridge

Sea Bright Fireman Sean Marelli

During the early morning hours of Saturday, Nov. 19, Sea Bright Fire and Rescue were dispatched to a local bridge for a welfare check. Upon their arrival, they observed a victim on the side of the bridge in emotional distress. Fireman Sean Marelli engaged in a conversation with the victim and, after some time conversing, was able to talk them off the bridge where they were subsequently transported to a local medical center for further treatment.

Fireman Marelli is a long-time resident of Sea Bright, starting with the department at age 16 in the cadet program. He is also employed as a police officer with the Sea Bright Police Department.