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Bellmawr Fire Department: Route 42 MVA Sunday, June 20

Route 42 MVA
Sunday, June 20, 2010 
Companies were dispatched to Route 42 NB at Exit 14 for an overturned vehicle with entrapment.  R-32 and E-332 arrived to find EMS working a trauma code there was no entrapment.  Deptford R-93 secured the second vehicle that was involved.  Crews contained a minor highway hazard.  The scene was secured by NJSP. 


Roofer's Torch puts the Compaines to work

Saturday, June 19, 2010 

Task Force 32 was dispatched to 38 West Browning Road for a dwelling fire.  Squirt 32 arrived with smoke showing from the eves of a two story wood frame twin.  Crews quickly located the fire in the wall cavity on the second floor in the rear, crews opened up the wall and discovered the fire had extended into the cockloft.  The Crews quickly got ahead of it and the fire was placed under control around the 20 minute mark.  Local housing Officals are following up with the incident.   No injuries were reported.  A nice job by all compaines.  (Runnemede , Barrington, Mt Ephraim)