Rt. 80 Car Fire In Budd Lake

Posted on January 9, 2020

Thursday Late afternoon calls came in for a car fire on interstate 80 west mile marker 26 Budd Lake Fire and Atlantic EMS were dispatched. Car 51 arrived and reported a car fire at the top of the ramp Engine 59 came up the ramp and stopped short of the car and deployed their bumper line and had the fire knocked within fifteen min. The Mount Olive Police and NJ State Police were also on scene. There were no injuries but the car was a loss.     

Down Tree And Fire On Waterloo Valley Rd.

Posted on January 17, 2020

The fire department was dispatched to the area of Kinney Rd. and Waterloo Valley Rd. for a tree on fire. Car 50 and 51 arrived and had a tree laying across wires and power lines down on the ground JCP&L was called. After a while the tree fell and broke a pole in half just missing firefighters. The power company secured the power so crews from Engines 53 and 59 could extinguish the fire.