On April 25, 2019 at 1915 hours, members of Mantua Township Fire District and Glassboro Fire Department were dispatched to Route 55 in the area of 53.2 MM northbound for a reported vehicle Fire. Chief 2201 arrived on scene with a vehicle on the right shoulder of the roadway, fully involved and extending to adjacent brush.
Squad 2618 arrived first and deployed a single 1 3/4″ hand line to attack the active fire. The fire was quickly brought under control and crews limited damage to the wooded area leading towards the Tyler Mill Road area of Mantua Township. Squad 2618 was supplied by Squad 2211 and crews were released by NJSP shortly after placing the fire under control.