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Millstone Township Fire Co.
P.O. Box 2
Clarksburg, NJ 08510

Phone:
609.259.2560
 
Motor Vehicle Accident with Entrapment
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 16:30
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched to 444 Monmouth Road for a motor vehicle accident with possible entrapment. Engine 3275 (South) arrived to find a BMW sedan overturned onto its passenger side, against a tree, with the driver entrapped. A private ambulance service, which was passing by was providing care to the driver. The engine crew stabilized the vehicle with Junkyard Dogs stabilization struts and additional cribbing. The engine crew began to remove the roof with hydraulic rescue tools and a sawzall and were assisted by the crew from Rescue 3285 (J.Carbin). Freehold Independent Fire Company (Sta. 16-1) was requested for one engine to handle a landing zone, however a medevac was unavailable due to weather. Once the extrication was completed the patient was transported by Freehold First Aid Squad (15-21) and MONOC ALS to Jersey Shore Medical Center. The patient later succumbed to their injuries. The accident was investigated by the NJSP.

 
Mutual Aid to Hightstown
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 20:39
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As a serious thunderstorm struck the region, the Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched for one engine as part of a second alarm assignment in Hightstown. The fire reported at 46 Powell Road quickly went to a 3rd alarm, as initial units arrived to find heavy fire conditions through the roof of a condominium building with reports of victims trapped. Engine 3275 (Gesualdo) and Deputy Chief J.Wagner (3267) arrived and were assigned to division 2 for fire attack. The engine crew threw a ground ladder and stretched a 2.5" handline to the interior encountering heavy fire conditions. The engine crew worked to get a knock on the fire as additional companies gained entry to multiple second floor housing units. The engine crew was forced to back out briefly, but was able to re-enter and extinguish the fire involving a unit on the A/D side of the building. The crew operated for a total of 4 hours along with a multitude of departments from Mercer, Middlesex, and Monmouth Counties before being released by command.

 
Photo courtesy of Nj.com
   Photo courtesy of Nj.com
Photo courtesy of nj.com
   Photo courtesy of nj.com
MVA with Extrication
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 07:51
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched for a motor vehicle accident involving 3 vehicles at the intersection of Stagecoach Road and Millstone Road. Engine 3275 (South) arrived and found one driver suffering from minor injuries and entrapped. The engine crew initiated patient care, stabilized the vehicle, and used hydraulic rescue tools to remove the driver side door. Rescue 3285 assisted with operations. The patient was transported by the Millstone First Aid Squad to Centrastate Medical Center.

 
Garage Fire
Monday, June 30, 2014 05:55
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The Millstone Township Fire Department, along with mutual aid companies were dispatched to 18 Trenton Lakewood Road for a reported garage fire. Telesqurt 3290 (South) and Tanker 3296 arrived to find smoke showing from a 20 x 30 garage at the rear of the property. The telesqurt crew stretched a 400 foot long distance hand line, comprised of 2.5" and 1.75", gained access by cutting the door with the K-12, and located a fire involving the contents. The crew quickly knocked the bulk of the fire down. Deputy Chief J. Wagner (3267) arrived and assumed command. The box assignment consisting of Freehold Independent (16-1), Jackson Mills (54), and New Egypt (39) were recalled, and the assignment was held to Millstone units. The fire was investigated by Fire Official Matt Wagner.

 
Garage Fire
Monday, May 26, 2014 10:57
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After completing the annual Memorial Day Parade the Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched to 14 Fairplay Road for a reported garage fire. Engine 3275 (Maloney) arrived to find a 1.5 story detached garage with smoke showing. The engine crew laid a supply line from the street, stretched a 1.75" handline, and forced entry into the garage as Chief Fiore (3266) arrived and assumed command. The engine crew located a vehicle on fire, which was quickly extinguished. Additional crews from Telesqurt 3290 (J.Wagner), Rescue 3285, Engine 57 (Monroe District 2), and Telesqurt 41(Hightstown) assisted with ventilation, overhaul, and checking for extension. Tankers 3295,3296, 26296, and 57 staged for the water supply, however were not needed. Engine 40 (Robbinsville), Engine 46 (East Windsor #2), and 26278 (Manalapan) were returned to service. The fire was investigated by the New Jersey State Police, the Millstone Township Fire Prevention Bureau, and the Monmouth County Fire Marshalls Office.

 
M/A to Upper Freehold
Thursday, May 22, 2014 08:43
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched as part of the initial assignment to 13 Burlington Path Road for reported house struck by lightning. Telesqurt 3290 (Buckalew) and Engine 8281 arrived together finding a house over 3,000 feet from the roadway, with a confirmed working fire. Initial units attempted to access the scene, however were unable due to limited egress. Chief Fiore (3266) arrived and was assigned to water supply. Multiple mutual aid units were requested as crews worked to try and extinguish the fire with brush trucks. A water supply was established through an adjacent property and Tankers 3295 and 3296 were used as part of the water supply. Crews operated for 6 hours before clearing.

 
   
   
Mutual Aid to East Windsor for 4th Alarm Building Fire
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 06:23
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched for one engine as part of the second alarm, to 661 Abbington Drive in East Windsor. Initial arriving units found fire involving at least four units, middle of the row, of a multiple unit two story condominium complex. This incident quickly went to four alarms. Engine 3275 (M.Wagner) arrived and laid out from a hydrant to supply Telesqurt 46. The engine crew was assigned to division two for fire suppression with Engine 40 and Engine 42. The engine crew operated for approximately three hours before clearing.

 
   
   
Motor Vehicle Accident in Upper Freehold results in death
Sunday, April 13, 2014 
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On Sunday, April 13th at approximately 5:15 PM Millstone and Hope Fire Companies were dispatched to the area of East Branch and Eldridge for a single motor vehicle accident with possible entrapment.  Engine 3275 (South) arrived on scene confirming motor vehicle into tree with heavy fire and entrapment.  3266 (Fiore) arrived along with engine 8282 (Gomba).  The fire was quickly knocked down by the crew of 3275 unfortunately they were unable to extricate the occupant.  The scene was turned over to 8266 (Gomba) and NJSP. 


 
Mutual Aid to Manalpan
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 12:27
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched mutual aid to Manalapan, for a engine and tanker for unknown type fire, at 2 Twin Oaks Drive. Units from Manalapan Station 26-2 arrived to find a gas fed fire that extended to the dwelling. Chief Keaney (26-2-66) arrived shortly after and assumed command, immediately requesting additional resources. Engine 3275 (M.Wagner) arrived 3rd due and was assigned to assist with fire suppression. Tanker 3296 and 3295 arrived and were utilized for water supply, 3296 was utilized as the nurse tanker, and 3295 was assigned to the tanker shuttle. Crews worked for approximately one hour to bring the fire under control.

 
3275 arriving
   3275 arriving
   
50 Years of Service
Past Chief Claude Dey
   Past Chief Claude Dey
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 
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50 Years of Service to the residents of Millstone Township.  That is correct, Claude Dey has been serving the residents of Millstone Township as a volunteer firefighter for half a decade.  Over the years he has seen the company grow from a small single engine response to a major provider of emergency service to the township and surrounding communities.  He has served as the Chief of the Department and was the recording secretary of the Fire Company for many years.  Last night the Company honored Claude with a special 50 Year Water Can Plaque.

On behalf of the company we are honored to be in such extraordinary company as Claude.  Wishing Claude another 50 years!!

Sincerely,

Chief John Fiore


 
Mutual Aid to Monroe
Sunday, March 16, 2014 15:31
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was requested for one engine, to respond to a second alarm dwelling fire located at 264 Cranbury Half Acre Road in Monroe Township. Engine 3275 (South) arrived and assisted with fire suppression and overhaul. The engine crew operated for 1.5 hours before being released.

 
   
   
Mutual Aid to Jackson
Monday, March 3, 2014 16:01
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched mutual aid to Jackson for a structure fire at 826 Perrineville Road. This was the first of two working fires to occur in Jackson just minutes apart. Units from Station 56 arrived to find a well involved single family dwelling and began fire suppression efforts. Engine 3275 (Maloney) arrived and assisted with fire attack and gaining access to the structure. Tanker 3296 and Tanker 3295 were used for water supply. Rescue 3285 also assisted with fire suppression efforts. During this incident Engine 26-2-78 (Manalapan) and Tanker 42 (East Windsor) provided coverage of the Millstone firehouse.

 
   
   
Vehicle Accident injures 3 Firefighters
Saturday, February 22, 2014 07:40
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A Millstone Township Fire District vehicle was involved in a motor vehicle accident in front of 577 Route 524, Upper Freehold Township. The 2003 Dodge Durango struck a utility pole and a tree. All three firefighters, who were using the fire department vehicle to attend a training class at the Mercer County Fire Academy, have since been released from the hospital. Serious injuries were prevented in this accident due to the use of seat belts. The Millstone Township Fire Department would like to thank the following agencies for their assistance; Deputy Chief Steve Gomba and members of the Hope Fire Company of Allentown, Plumsted Township Fire District EMS, Allentown First Aid Squad, MONOC, and the New Jersey State Police.

 
Thank You for your support
Saturday, February 15, 2014 
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Fire District elections around the state were held this past Saturday, February 15th voting on board members and budgets.  On behalf of the Millstone Township Fire Company I would like to thank you for your continued support of the department enabling us to provide you, our residents, with the highest level of fire and rescue professionalism. 

Sincerely,

Chief John Fiore


 
Van Fire
Saturday, February 8, 2014 10:47
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The Millstone Township Fire Department was dispatched to Leonard Lane and Millstone Road for a reported vehicle fire.  Engine 3275 (Maloney) arrived to find a van well involved in the driveway with no exposure problem.  The engine crew stretched a 1 3/4" hand line and began fire suppression.  Tanker 3295 arrived and supplied the engine.  Chief Fiore (3266) arrived and assumed the command.  Rescue 3285 (J.Wagner) arrived and assisted with overhaul.  The fire was investigated by the Millstone Township Fire Prevention Bureau and the New Jersey State Police.  


 
   
   
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