Vehicle Fire

Posted on May 7, 2019

Police, Fire and EMS Respond to Vehicle Fire


 
        On Monday, May 6th 2019 at 2:45 PM, the Cedar Grove Police Department received a report of a car fire inside a garage of the Cedar Grove Garden Apartments. Upon arrival officers used their extinguishers to slow the fires growth while evacuating the building. Cedar Grove Fire Department arrived shortly and extinguished the fire. One officer was transported to an area hospital by the Cedar Grove Ambulance and Rescue Squad for smoke inhalation. The officer was treated and released. The cause of the fire is under investigation, however it does appear to be accidental in nature. “Do to the efforts of all the first responders the fire was contained to the car and garage area with no major injuries”   Chief Cirasa