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EVFC Incident #108 10/03/2018 at 5:36pm - 3416 Nesco Rd in for an Activated Fire Alarm

IncidentsCooking Incident, all units were clear at 5:44pm
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EVFC Incident #107 10/02/2018 at 6:23am - 112 Garfield Ave in for a Structure Fire

IncidentsElwood was requested for mutual aid for a structure fire in Chesilhurst. Was unable to provide mutual aid, not enough crew response.
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EVFC Incident #106 10/01/2018 at 4:03pm - Moss Mill Rd and Elwood Road in Elwood for a Reported Vehicle Fire

IncidentsCalled for a vehicle fire. On arrival, found no fire but vehicle had a broken brake line that was spraying on to rotor and smoking. Moved vehicle out of roadway. Patrol remained on location until tow truck arrived. All Station 160 units cleared at 4:17pm
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EVFC Incident #105 09/19/2018 at 12:24am - 4800 White Horse Pike in Elwood for a Possible Gas leak

IncidentsCheck house for gas leak, found no evidence of gas leaking. Turned scene over to police. All units were clear at 12:50am.
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Pressure increase reported in Massachusetts gas pipeline, NTSB says


A house goes up in flames Thursday in northeastern Massachusetts north of Boston.

(CNN)The National Transportation Safety Board will investigate a pressure increase detected in a natural gas pipeline north of Boston as it tries to figure out what caused a series of fires and gas explosions in three Massachusetts towns, NTSB Chairman Robert Sumwalt said Saturday at a news conference.

A pipeline controller working at a console in Columbus, Ohio, noticed the pressure increase in a pipeline in Lawrence, Massachusetts, one of the three towns where the fires occurred, Sumwalt told CNN's Alison Kosik. He didn't say when the pressure increase was noticed.
"Certainly we will interview that pipeline controller," he said.
Also Saturday, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said most people who had to evacuate their homes in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover should be able to go......Continue Reading
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Clarence J. "Barney" Peterson, Jr 1924 - 2018

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Clarence J. "Barney" Peterson, Jr., 94, of Mullica Township passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 in AtlanticCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Division. Born in Nesco he was a lifelong area resident. Mr. Peterson was an army veteran of World War II. He was a member of the VFW Post 5043 and the Nesco Fire Company. Mr. Peterson was a carpenter by trade and he owned and operated Peterson and Mattle, Inc. He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Kathleen Mary Peterson (Nee Helm); his son Jack Clarence Peterson; his daughter, Deborah Peterson; one sister, Margaret Wescoat; five grandchildren, Chelsey, Megan, Anna, Jack Jr.; Nicholas; two great grandchildren, Nicholas and Madalynn and his two sisters in law, Jane Peterson and Nancy Peterson. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018 12:00 pm at the Carnesale Funeral Home, 202 S. Third St., Hammonton, where a viewing will be held from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the New Columbia-Nesco United Methodist Church, 3551 Nesco Road, Hammonton, NJ 08037.




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EVFC Incident #104 09/12/2018 at 7:45pm - 5th Ave and Moss Mill in Elwood for a Natural Gas Leak

IncidentsFound a strong odor of gas upon arrival. odor dissipated after a couple minutes. Unable to locate source, waited for gas company arrival. Relieved by gas company. All units were clear at 8:24pm
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