Mt. Olive Fire Firefighters Extinguish Van Fire on Rt. 80

Late Afternoon on August 21st the Budd Lake and Flanders Fire Departments were dispatched to Rt. 80 East at mm 28 for a van fire. Units arrived and found a van fully involved with the grass starting to catch fire Engine 95 arrived first and stretched there front line on the fire followed by Engine 59 who assisted with extinguishing the fire. There were no injuries and the State Police are investigating the fire. Crews cleared up with in a half hour and the highway way was reopened.