Budd Lake Handles Brush Fire

Sunday afternoon May 1st Budd Lake Firefighters were dispatched to the area of 100 Crease Rd. for the brush fire units found a 100 by 300 foot area of brush burning. Engines 53 and 59 stretched 500 feet of 1-inch hose into the wooded area along with bladder bags, rakes and brooms and surrounded fire with a fire line and had the fire knocked down within fifteen minutes. The NJ Forest Fire Services also responded and assisted in mop up of the fire.