Budd Lake And Washington Twp. Team Up For Wires And Brush

Posted on December 18, 2011

Friday morning December 16th around 8 am both departments were dispatched to Drakestown Rd. behind Paragon Village for wires down and on fire. Chief Evans arrived and found that high winds had taken down a tree and two power poles and started a brush fire. Engine 3-2 and Squad 56 stood by until J.C.P. &L. shut down power and the they were able to extinguish the fire. The power, phone and cable companies remained on the scene to repair the damage.