Budd Lake Fire Assists In Watering Fields

Posted on July 4, 2016

Just before a State Tournament in Mt. Olive t Turkey Brook Park the fire company was asked to wet down the fields everything was so dry. The firefighters were glad to assist and all teams had fun.

Another Crash On Rt. 46

Posted on July 4, 2016

Squad 56 and Car 50 responded to a crash in front of Budd Lake Transmission 2 car were involved all 5 people were not hurt and refused medical treatment. Squad 56 cleaned up the roadway and all lanes were reopened within a half hour.  

Budd Lake & Netcong Tackle Small Brush Fires

Posted on July 4, 2016

Netcong Fire and Budd Lake fire departments were called to Love Lane for a brush fire Car 50 arrived and reported there were 2 brush fires Budd Lake’s Engine 53 extinguished one while Netcong took the other fire both fires were small 25 x 25 and were quickly put out. The power company was notified as there was a problem with the power lines causing the fire.


Late Night Fire Hits Netcong

Posted on July 9, 2016

After a day of stormy weather just before midnight Netcong Firefighters were dispatched to Hillside Ave. for a house fire. Netcong Chief 1 arrived and had smoke showing from a top floor window and attic area Netcong Engine 1 came in and stretched a line in and started to attack the fire as the second due hit a hydrant and stretched in. A second alarm was struck bringing Stanhope Ladder 1 in and went to the roof and cut a vent hole as Rapid Intervention Crews from Budd Lake and Chester set up in front. Byram Fire provided air and man power while Stanhope Netcong Squad provided EMS and rehab. The fire was knocked down within forty five min. The fire is under investigation by the Netcong Police and Fire Marshal’s office there was no injuries on the scene. Assistance was also provided by Roxbury, Mt. Arlington and Flanders Fire Departments.