June 29th 2014 CGFD Responds To Utility Pole Fire

Posted on July 1, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters responded to the scene of a utility pole fire on Grove Avenue. The fire caused a brief power outage and traffic signals to go out. PSE&G Lineman arrived and extinguished the fire with the assistance of firefighters.  

July 25th 2014 CGFD Responds To Natrual Gas Leak

Posted on July 25, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters responded to Pilgrim Court on the report of a natural gas leak in the roadway. Upon arrival firefighters found a large gas leak near the curb and PSE&G already on scene dealing with a power outage as well. The area was kept clear and nearby residences were evacuated. When safe PSE&G took charge of the scene making repairs to the area utilities, fire units cleared.

 

July 25th 2014 CGFD Responds To Single Vehicle Crash

Posted on July 25, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighter responded to the scene of a motor vehicle crash in front of 589 Route 23 the Major Hardware Store. Upon arrival firefighters found the vehicle against a utility pole and a debris strewn scene. Firefighters cleaned up a minor fluid spill along with a fire hydrant, decorative tree and planter that were struck by the vehicle. Cedar Grove Police are investigating the incident.

July 27th 2014 CGFD Responds Mutual Aid To Essex Fells

Posted on July 26, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters along with West Orange and Livingston firefighters provided coverage for Essex Fells Fire Department while they battled a house fire where one fire fatality was reported.

July 30th 2014 CGFD Responds To Gas Leak

Posted on July 31, 2014

Cedar Grove Firefighters responded to a David Road Residence on a natural gas leak inside the home. The gas was secured and PSE&G responded. No damage was reported.