Vehicle Fire Garden State Parkway
By Commissioner Steven Freeman
July 14, 2020

At 1944 Hrs, we were dispatched to a reported vehicle fire on the Garden State Parkway, milepost 132 South. Upon arrival, the Chief reported a fully involved Honda Accord and instructed the first due Engine 11-3 to pull the 1-3/4" hose-line off the front of Engine to attack the fire. Rescue 11 arrived on scene and the crew cut off the hood. The Engine crew knocked the fire down within five minutes. All occupants were out of the vehicle upon our arrival. The apparatus remained on scene until the vehicle was towed.

Units: Car 11-3-1, Engine 11-3, Rescue 11