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Fully Involved Garage Fire Damages Hamilton Twp. Home

By BOB SHERMAN, Correspondent | November 21, 2020 | NEW JERSEY

Story No. 121420115

Hamilton Twp., NJ - On 11/21/20 at 3:35 P.M., Hamilton Twp. (Mercer County) Squad 12, Truck 17, Engines 14, 16 and 19, and Duty Chief 12, Christopher Tozzi, were dispatched to Whitehorse-Mercerville Road where a 9-1-1 caller reported an attached garage on fire and one person taken from the house.

Chief Tozzi arrived and reported a one-story dwelling with a fully involved garage, requesting the full first-alarm and the “All Hands” assignment. Truck 13, Engine 18 and Special Services 15 were dispatched to the scene. Hamilton Fire Police had traffic control. Units were on location until 5:18 P.M. Hamilton Fire Marshal 15, Capt. Jarrett Gadsby investigated.

Mutual Aid coverage: Princeton Jct. R-44 at Station 12, Princeton L-6015 at Station 13, Prospect Heights E-31 at Station 14, Bordentown E-3211 at Station 16, Hightstown L-41 at Station 17 and Upper Freehold E-82 at Station 19.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.