First Alarm Fire Assistance in Kendall Park
We were dispatched this evening with the Monmouth Junction Fire Department at 18:07 for a first alarm assignment to assist the Kendall Park Fire Department on a basement fire on Sand Hills Road. Chief 240, Deputy Chief 250 and Engine 245 responded.Crews provided manpower and assisted in clean up.
Truck Collision with a Telephone Pole on US 1
The third call on April 13, 2017 was for a truck crash into a telephone pole with wires down and a brush fire. Engines 245 and 243 responded and stabilized the vehicle. Once Public Service secured the power, the crews extinguished the fire. New Jersey State Forest Fire Service also responded out as well as Rescue 242.
Hazmat Emergency with Ruptured Natural Gas Line at Cleveland Lane
On Thursday, April 13 at 14:58 we were dispatched to Cleveland Lane for a natural gas line that was struck by a backhoe. Upon arriving Chief 240 set up a safe zone and had the crew from Engine 245 check the area with gas meters to determine the levels of gas present. South Brunswick Police evacuated the neighborhood.. Also responding were Deputy Chief 250, Engine 243, Rescue 242 and Special Services 246. South Brunswick EMS
Two Elevator Rescues and One Truck Accident with Downed Wires
Early yesterday afternoon, we were dispatched simultaneously for three calls. We had two elevator rescues. The first one was at 9 Independence Way, who was able to get out before we arrived. The second one was at 3 Independence Way. Deputy Chief 250 and Rescue 242 responded and safely removed the individual from the elevator. The third call was for a truck into a telephone pole with wires down and a brush fire. Engines 245
Search for a Missing Young Man
On Tuesday afternoon we were requested to respond in our district to the area of Rocky Hill Road to assist the South Brunswick Police Department in the search for a missing young adult autistic male. We responded with Engine 243, Special Services 246 and Marine 1. After three hours of searching the young man was found safe and returned to his home. We thank our fellow firefighters from Kendall Park and Monmouth Junction Fire Departments
Three Alarm Fire on Georges Road
We responded this morning on a first alarm structure fire to assist Monmouth Junction Fire Department.The fire was on Georges Road in the Dean’s section of South Brunswick and went to three alarms. Responding for Kingston were Chief 240, Deputy Chief 250, Engine. 245, Rescue 242 and Spend Services 246. Engine 245 laid a supply line and the crews assisted with search, ventilation and extinguishment. See here for media coverage: http://abc7ny.com/news/firefighter-falls-through-collapsed-floor-in-nj-fire/1842580/
Total of calls and silent alarms