June 18th 2014 CGFD Responds To Submersion

Posted on June 18, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters along with Cedar Grove Police and Cedar Grove Ambulance Rescue Squad responded to an area of the Peckman River where swimmers reported a drowning. Attempts to locate the submerged swimmer by initial rescuers were negative. Lyndhurst Fire Departments Dive Team was special called to the scene. A Lyndhurst Driver located the victim and he was transported to Saint Joseph's Hospital Paterson. He would later be pronounced dead. Cedar Grove was assisted by Essex County Fire, North Caldwell, West Caldwell, Verona and Newark Fire Departments.

June 19th 2014 CGFD Responds To Motor Vehicle Crash

Posted on June 19, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters responded to the scene of a three car motor vehicle crash. Several injuries were reported and one person was transported to the hospital. Firefighters assisted the Cedar Grove Ambulance and Rescue Squad and cleaned up a minor spill in the roadway.

June 23rd 2014 CGFD Responds To Reported Truck Fire

Posted on June 23, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters responded to Robin Lane on the report of a truck on fire. Upon arrival the fire had been extinguished by the workers and the Cedar Grove Police. Further checks confirmed the fire was out. There was some minor damage to the truck.

June 27th 2014 CGFD Responds To Motor Vehicle Crash

Posted on June 28, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters along with Police and EMS responded to the scene of a motor vehicle crash at the entrance to the CVS Store 387 Route 23. Firefighters cleaned up debris and a minor fluid spill from the roadway. No serious injuries were reported.