Tanker 49 has responded mutual aid to Hoboken to support the Hoboken Fire Department during the state of emergency caused by the water main break over the weekend. Lt. Byrnes and FF Bloom will be working an 0600-1800 shift in the city today.
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.