Car Smashes Into Budd Lake Cleaners

Posted on March 24, 2014

Early Sunday Morning March 23rd Budd Lake Fire and Rescue Squad responded to a call of a car into a building at My Sweet Cleaners on Rt. 46. Units arrived and found a man that hit a telephone pole and then ran into the front windows and door of the cleaners and landed on top of the planter and sign. The driver removed himself from the car and was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries. Squad 56, Rescue 77, Rig 75 and cars 50 and 51 were on the scene Mt. Olive Police are investigating.  

Train Smashes Pickup In Budd Lake

Posted on March 24, 2014

Friday night February 21st on a dark and snowy ice covered section of Waterloo Rd. two teens tried driving over the railroad tracks and got stuck just as the crossing gates were coming down both teens jumped from the truck and escaped as the train smashed into it. The train was going to the Hackettstown station with 12 passengers on board no one was injured. The NJ Transit Police and the Mt. Olive Police are investigating the crash.  

Mt. Olive Fire Responds To Car Fire In Oakwood Village Complex

Posted on March 24, 2014

After heavy snow covered the area and made getting around town tuff Flanders and Budd Lake Fire Companies were called to a car fire near building 50 at Oakwood Village Apartment Complex crew were just clearing from a struck gas line in a row of stores on Rt. 206. First arriving Chiefs confirmed a working car fire Engine 59 and Rescue 77 arrived and stretched and inch and three quarter line and had the fire knocked down within 5 minutes. There were no injuries and crews cleared within a half hour. http://www.1strespondernews.com/webpages/news/displayNews.aspx?PT=news&ID=a4023bce-e4e3-4f97-840d-635ede48e88d