Station 49 responded to a report of a smell of smoke in a second floor apartment in Building 12 in The Crossing on Fox Run Drive. An investigation discovered a heavy smoke and fire condition in a first floor apartment. Chief 49 transmitted a first alarm, but held with Engine 66 (Princeton Plasma Physics Lab F.D.) after a quick knockdown of a fire in the living room.
Pictured left to right- Deputy Chief Roy Wagner, Asst. Chief Scott Kivet, Chief Brian Wagner, FF Zohar Ashon, FF Liz Connor, Captain Tom Healey.
Our thoughts and prayers are with our brothers and sisters in South Amboy and the family of Gerald “Bear” Celecki, who died in the line of duty today.
Plainsboro Fire Company to Mark Fire Prevention Month
With Event at Plainsboro Public Library
For Immediate Release Contact:
Tom Healey, Plainsboro Fire
Darren Miquez, Plainsboro Library
PLAINSBORO –The Plainsboro Fire Company will mark Fire Prevention Month with a display of its apparatus and educational information at the Plainsboro Public Library on Sunday, October 11 from 12 Noon to 4 p.m.
The fire company will display its apparatus in Plainsboro’s Market Square outside the library and offer demonstrations and fire prevention information to residents of all ages. The event will also feature the Middlesex County children’s fire safety house, which is an educational facility designed to teach children fire safety lessons and what to do if their residence catches fire.
“We’re very excited about collaborating with the library on this event, “ said fire company president Tom Healey. “The library is the educational center of Plainsboro and the Market Square is the new center of town. We hope to bring our safety message to a large number of residents of all ages.”
In addition to the fire safety event on Sunday, the fire company will also send a member to an English as a Second Language group at the library. Healey also recorded a segment with Township Administrator Anthony Cancro for the “Eye on Plainsboro” cable television program.
The fire company is celebrating its 55th anniversary in 2015. Information about the fire company or membership can be obtained by dialing 609-235-5761 or by visiting the fire company’s website, www.plainsborofire.com.