My name is Kevin Maloney I have been a volunteer firefighter with the Budd Lake New Jersey Volunteer Fire Department since 1991. Over the years I have held every fire officer position in the fire service and currently hold the office of Fire Chief for the Budd Lake Fire Department. My passion for fire photography started in 1992 and over the years has photographed many emergency scenes, documenting the heroic men and women of the emergency services. © All Rights Reserved - No Usage of any image on this website is allowed in any form or any manner without the written or verbal consent of Fire-46-Photography.
Budd Lake Fire Freezes Firefighters
Saturday morning Budd Lake and Flanders fire departments were dispatched to a possible basement fire on River Road in the Budd Lake Section of town, on arrival of the Chiefs smoke was coming from the rear of the house and a second alarm was transmitted as well as a tender task. Shortly after the first due arrived and pressed an aggressive interior attack into the basement where they were meet with heavy fire conditions. Fire extended to the first floor and caused extensive damage. Due to no hydrants in the area and a very tight street and snow and ice conditions Tenders were assigned to nurse the on-scene engine. Three lines were stretched and a vent was preformed crews finally put down the flames within an hour. No injuries were reported and the fire is under investigation by the Mount Olive Police and Fire Marshal’s office.Read More