Lacey Brush Fire Blamed on Fireworks

LACEY-On Sunday, July 8, 2018, at 6:28 p.m., Officer Anthony Sarno responded to Lake Road in Bamber for a report of a brush fire. Contact was made with NJ State Forestry Services. With the assistance of the Bamber Lake and Whiting Fire Departments, the brush fire was extinguished after burning about .25 acres. The fire was deemed accidental due to numerous firework wrappers located in the area.

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