Firefighters Respond to a Tree Fire

Monday October 13th firefighters were dispatched to Lake Shore Drive in Budd Lake for a report of a house fire as units arrived they found a tree that had fell intothe lake and fisherman had started a fire near the tree trunk setting it on fire. People from across the lake saw smoke and thought it was a house fire. Engine 59 and Engine 53 extinguished the fire and had to cut sum of the tree to get the fire completely out. Crews cleared up with in an hour.