Overlook Garage Fire

Recently Flanders and Budd Lake Fire companies were dispatched to Overlook Apartments for a report of smoke coming from a garage. Flanders Chief was first on scene and reported a smoke condition. Engines 95 and 59 arrived and 95 stretched a hand line to a laundry room in the garage. Engine 59 checked for extension … Read more

Tools go to Work on Rt. 46

The fire department used the jaws of life to remove 2 people from a motor vehicle accident on rt. 46 and Woodsedge Ave. Friday afternoon. 3 people involved in the crash were not hurt. Rescue 55 cleaned up and the highway was reopened within a half hour.  

Shed Fire on Flanders Drakestown Rd.

Sunday around noon dispatch received calls for a shed on fire on Flanders Drakestown Rd. Car 50 was the first to arrive and reported a small shed on fire. Flanders Engine 95 and Rescue 97 arrived and had to come up a long winding driveway. Eng. 95 stretched their front bumper line and quickly put … Read more

Historic House Burns in Flanders

Just after 9 pm on Thursday October 22 the Flanders Fire Department was at there station drilling when a homeowner from 3 houses down pulled into the station and reported his house was on fire. Crews radioed the dispatcher and reported a working house fire an to dispatch a second alarm brining Budd Lake, Roxbury, … Read more

Car Snaps Pole

Recently in Vasa Park a car lost control and hit a telephone pole snapping it in half causing it to land on top of the car and almost pull down a second pole. The wires on the pole started the tree tops on fire. Engine 59 stood by for the power company to shut down … Read more

Hensyn Village Dumpster Fire

The fire department this past weekend was dispatched to Hensyn Village Building D for a dumpster fire. Car 50 arrived and reported a fire in a 10 yard dumpster Engine 59 with a crew of 6 stretched t heir front bumper line and extinguished the fire. There was no extension to anything around it. Crews … Read more

Dumpster Fire in Eagle Rock Village

The Fire Department was called to the area of Eagle Rock Building 41 for a dumpster fire. Car 50,51 & 52 arrived and had a 10 yard dumpster on fire Engine 53 pulled in and extinguished the fire and units returned to service within a half hour.

Trailer Burns up on Route 80

Sunday August 9th around 3:30 in the morning NJ State Police reported a truck on fire on Interstate 80 East at mile marker 25. The Mount Olive Police dispatched the Budd Lake Fire Department to respond Chief’s 51 and 52 arrived and reported a trailer fully involved, the driver disconnected his tractor from the trailer … Read more

HS Graduation for Young Firefighters

The department would like to congratulate Jack Ciecwicz (Front with helmet), Joseph Iannuzzelli (Far left) and Dominic Savarese (2nd from the right) on their graduation from Mount Olive High School. Due to Coved 19 there were 3 separate Graduations in 2 days.  

3 Trucks Burn in Budd Lake

August 6, 2020 around 2 pm calls came into the Mount Olive Police desk for a truck on fire behind # 20 Continental Drive, upon arrival of Car 51 one truck was fully involved and starting a second truck on fire, within minutes all 3 tractors were involved in fire. Engine 59 arrived and stretched … Read more