Tewksbury Brush Fire 4/6/2015

Posted on April 7, 2015

At 2:43 pm on April 6, 2015, Fairmount Fire was alerted to a brush fire, spreading rapidly on Rockaway Road  in Tewksbury Township. At 2:49 pm we were re-alerted for a structure fire; the brush fire had traveled up the hill and was impinging on several homes on Honeyman Road. Faimount responded with Engines 34-1 and 34-2 and Tender 34. The brush fire was stopped at the deck of a home on Honeyman Road through the combined efforts of numerous fire companies in Hunterdon, Morris and Somerset counties along with the NJ Forest Fire Service.