Fire Blotter 5/4/19 - 5/11/19

Posted on May 12, 2019

It's been a busy week for your volunteer fire department putting in over 194 man-hours of donated time to the residents of New Milford. Please remember to support your Fire Department in our fundraising efforts.

Fire Blotter - 5/4/19 to 5/11/19
5/4/19: Wires Down/Vehicle Fire - Monmouth Ave - multiple wires down with a vehicle on fire between Stockton and Asbury. When FD units arrived they found multiple wires down arching and a vehicle on fire. After PSE&G secured the power the vehicle fire was extinguished.
5/4/19: Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Berkeley Street - Malfunction
5/4/19: Fire Alarm - Faller Dr. - Malfunction
5/4/19: Carbon Monoxide Alarm - Boulevard - Malfunction
5/5/19: Fire Alarm - River Edge Rd - Employees burning incense activated the alarm.
5/7/19: Car Fire - Madison Ave - Vehicle fire next to the apartments was extinguished by the fire department.
5/7/19: Mutual Aid - Bergenfield - Ladder truck was request to standby in Bergenfield for a working house fire.
5/9/19: Fire Alarm - River Road - Smoke from cooking.
5/9/19: Fire Alarm - River Road - Smoke condition in the office found to be from an overheated motor in the HVAC system.
5/11/19: Gas Emergency - Faller Dr. - Gas leak from the supply hose to the stove.
5/11/19: Stove Fire - Faller Dr. - Grease fire in the exhaust fan over the stove.
5/11/19: Gas Emergency - River Road - Reported odor of gas in the basement.