Motorcycle Fire Garden State Parkway
By Commissioner Steven Freeman
August 26, 2021

At 19:35 Hrs. we were dispatched to a reported motorcycle fire on the Garden State Parkway, near milepost 132 South. Upon arrival, the Assistant Chief Malheiro reported a fully involved motorcycle on the shoulder and instructed the first due Engine, 11-1 to pull a hose-line to attack the fire. Engine 11-3 responded to assist with traffic control. Rescue 11 arrived on scene and provided additional manpower. The crews knocked the fire down quickly. The driver of the motorcycle was not injured. The scene was turned over to the NJ State Police who awaited the tow truck to remove the motorcycle.