Bruce Springsteen’s son joins a New Jersey fire department

     Bruce Springsteen, center, stands with then presidential candidate Barack Obama and his son Sam Springsteen at a rally in Cleveland  Nov. 2, 2008. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    Bruce Springsteen, center, stands with then presidential candidate Barack Obama and his son Sam Springsteen at a rally in Cleveland Nov. 2, 2008. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    Bruce Springsteen’s son has become a volunteer firefighter in New Jersey. 

    Sam Springsteen will be a member of the Colts Neck Fire Department in New Jersey.

    The 20-year-old graduated from the Monmouth County Fire Academy.

    County fire marshal Henry Stryker III tells the Asbury Park Press there’s a lot of physical work and book studies involved in the 188-hour course.

    Stryker says Springsteen is very smart and enjoyed what he was doing.

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